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Worldwide, industrial agriculture is pushing into grasslands, wetlands and forests, destroying what were previously carbon-sequestering forests and grasslands. Views
New Study Confirms: Degenerative Food & Farming System Poses Mortal Threat
By transitioning to regenerative food, farming and land-use practices, we can reverse global warming and produce healthier food
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La Madre Buena (The Good Mother)
For a five-minute, heart-lifting hiatus from the madness, watch this alluring little film about a resolute Mexican mother who is clear on our president - "He is the devil" - but who loves her son enough to give him the birthday present he wants. In La Madre Buena , first-time director Sarah Clift...
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Ten Thousand Students March in Berlin as Global #ClimateStrike Movement Rises
"The general problem is not that there's a lack of knowledge, but of action," said one student demonstrator
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My Message to Davos Elites: Act As If Our House Is on Fire. Because It Is.
"Either we choose to go on as a civilization or we don't. That is as black or white as it gets. There are no grey areas when it comes to survival."
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Giant Steps – The Next Stage in the Fight for Medicare for All
This historic moment, driven by pressure not from the top, but from the grassroots, reflects a sea change in the political landscape that should put everyone on notice.
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The Fierce Urgency of Now
Some of the 1.7 million workers who went out during the U.K.'s 1926 General Strike. Oh, the gobsmackingly tone-deaf claptrap issuing from the mouths of court clowns and grifters. Following in the tawdry tracks of Lara Trump's "little bit of pain" came corrupt billionaire and Commerce Secretary...
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A Dream Where Our Differences Are Erased
Improbably, we found a welcome break from MAGA-hatted punks and the debacle that is D.C. in Wichita, Kansas, where immigrant artists are breaking down barriers, celebrating disparate cultures, bringing together Latino and African-American neighborhoods, and oh yeah painting reportedly the world's...
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Greta Thunberg, who ignited global "school strikes for climate," delivers a video address urging those in positions of power to take bold climate action. News
Greta Thunberg's Demand to Davos Elite: Act Urgently on Climate for 'Sake of This Beautiful Living Planet"
"Some people say that the climate crisis is something that we all have created. But that is just another convenient lie."
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Your Kids Are Watching
This year's Martin Luther King Day comes with the usual dose of cognitive dissonance. Can we get any more grotesque than smarmy, other-hating Mike "I Am Not A Bigot I Just Sound Like One" Pence co-opting King by noting he "inspired us to change" just like his fuehrer? Who thought that would fly?...
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"In this difficult moment, we can let Dr. King rise in us, if we dare, by daring to rise to the occasion, and becoming the people of active nonviolence he hoped for." (Photo: AP/Charles Kelly, File) Views
The Resurrection of Dr. King
From Jesus to Dr. King, those who give their lives in the nonviolent struggle for justice, disarmament and peace, even though they appear to fail, bear tremendous good fruit in the long haul
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