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Why DOES Richmond Matter?

The name of this site is a little boring. “Richmond Matters.” Meh. Okay. Whatever.

I picked it in part because the domain name was available. Have you  630 more words


Food Security in a Shrinking World

Guest blog by Pete Ritchie on the Scottish Land Action Movement page – http://www.scottishlandactionmovement.org/slam-news/2015/1/23/food-security-in-a-shrinking-world

“In a shrinking world, if our land is not for feeding our people sustainably into the future, then what is it for?”   15 more words


Flying Back West (July 2014)

How many times have I crisscrossed this country?

I love long flights. I love long train trips and drives too but right now I’m in the air again. 436 more words

Poems & Letters

Will there be “Maithree” and “Yahapalanaya” for Navy occupied Mullikulam?

Article first published at http://groundviews.org/2015/01/22/will-there-be-maithree-and-yahapalanaya-for-navy-occupied-mullikulam/ on 22nd January 2015

Last week, I went to Mullikulam, a beautiful and resourceful village in the Mannar district, which has been illegally occupied by the Navy for more than 7 years. 1,012 more words

Human Rights

B Kak protest convictions upheld on appeal

By:Khouth Sophak Chakrya, The Phnom Penh Post  January 26, 2015

A group of 10 women, including seven well-known Boeung Kak lake activists, and a monk arrested and convicted at breakneck speed in November had their convictions upheld at theAppeal Court this morning. 431 more words

Human Rights