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Whether We Engage or Do Nothing... This Changes Everything

The following is an excerpt taken from the introduction of Naomi Klein's newly published book, This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate, and appears at Common Dreams with permission from the book's publisher Simon & Shuster. 1,446 more words

Climate Change

October is approaching

October is just around the corner.  It is now fall, and like the weather, my moods have changed.  As fall approaches, the happiness of summer is replaced by the sadness of fall.  352 more words

Making Caribbean representation count at the UN Climate Summit

When the dust settled after the UN settled on 38 out of a pool of 540 civil society representatives to take part in the Climate Summit on Tuesday 23 September, just one participant was from the insular Caribbean, and a second from a regional finance group in Latin America & the Caribbean. 436 more words

Climate Change


I swear I just witnessed a
little rusty jingle bell
down the gutter of the street.

When I went to find it,
nothing was there? 46 more words

Prayers & Poems

the search begins...

I am writing this post from Amsterdam. Driven by a desperate need to search for answers, we are here for for the International Conference on SIDS, stillbirth and baby survival. 210 more words

A Strike Against SIDS

In July of 2011, the Kansas City Royals were stumbling their way through yet another losing baseball season, their 26th in a row without a trip to the playoffs. 612 more words

My Life


My little baby boy. The one who got away.

Stumbling through the past few months, I have been struggling to find every smile. I have been feeling pretty low lately. 167 more words

Letters To Leo