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Clean Energy For Anyone--Today!

GR: Renters and homeowners, here’s an opportunity to switch all your electrical energy to renewable sources. The offer below is from Arcadia Power. There are many other companies offering the same service, but sometimes we have to appreciate the companies that are trying harder and simplifying the process . 257 more words

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Profit vs. Water: Copper-Nickel Mining in Minnesota

A thousand people showed up at River Center in St. Paul for the Bureau of Land Management (7/18/17) hearing on copper-nickel mining in the water-rich area of northern Minnesota. 714 more words

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Josh Rubner | Boycott Israel, Go to Jail? (Video/Transcript)

A bipartisan Senate bill would make boycotting Israel punishable by up to 20 years in prison. But a new pushback from groups including the ACLU could help stop the ‘draconian’ measure, says Josh Ruebner of the US Campaign for Palestinian Rights… 2,037 more words

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‘There’s an Effort Around the Country to Curtail People’s Fundamental 1st Amendment Rights’

CounterSpin interview with Mara Verheyden-Hilliard on the right to protest

BY JIM NAURECKAS  FAIR CounterSpin  July 19, 2017

Janine Jackson interviewed Mara Verheyden-Hilliard about the right to protest for the  1,451 more words

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Daniel Berrigan: Parable of the Hole, read by Coleen Rowley and Bill Habedank, Peacestock (Video)

The Hole in the Ground: A Parable for Peacemakers is a compelling account of the drain of the arms race on human and material resources and the complicity of corporations and the American community in supporting the death trade. 91 more words

Military Madness

Why Being Fearful Can Spark Climate Action

GR: When I introduced David Wallace-Wells’ story last week, I mentioned that some prominent climate scientists criticized the article because of its warning of disaster and doom. 595 more words

Climate Change

Pedagogy in Public: Academic Programs and Community Partners

Pedagogy in Public: Academic Programs and Community Partners

Elyssa Ford, Northwest Missouri State University

For many public history programs, it is important to maintain close relationships with community partners.  551 more words

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