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RESPECTING ALL ANIMALS, BIG AND SMALL

I have always been a big animal lover.  Whatever animal comes into my path and will let me, I will cuddle and pet it.  When I was a kid, I used to be fascinated by the birds feeding in my grandma’s bird feeder.   585 more words

Consumption and Decay

I’ve just returned from eight months in Asia, mostly in Chiang Mai, Thailand, but also in Nepal, India and Indonesia. Many, possibly a large majority of Thais, and certainly majorities in Nepal and elsewhere, remain uninformed or oblivious to global issues, including climate change, living as they do in the narrow confines of subsistence agriculture, working in service occupations, the tourist industry or small scale local commerce. 1,265 more words

Personal

Judge Anna von Reitz: How To Use The Glossa Judicial Notice and Order

Re-posted from Facebook, with many thanks to Judge Anna. Relates to the previous post, Memorial Day–A Fitting Order Released.

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How To Use The Glossa Judicial Notice and Order… 1,418 more words
America

Life-on-a-plate mindset hard to swallow

One thought always reins me in whenever I feel a rant at the young coming on.

I was young once.

Just as these supposed ‘end times’ will one day be ‘the good old days’ for our children, so I am now the rantee turned ranter, an ex-young fool now despairing of young fools, who in turn will one day despair of those who follow them. 525 more words

Education

DEATH OF GORILLA SPARKS OUTRAGE

A 4-year-old boy got himself into a gorilla enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo. In order to save the child the Zoo security team killed the gorilla. 396 more words

Current Events

An Interview with Luis Gonzalez on Filming Agroecology in Puerto Rico

CC: Can you tell me a little about yourself/your background and how you became interested in agroecology?

LG: Ever since I can remember I have been in love with Nature. 1,013 more words

General Blog

Town by town, lift the people pt. 2

At 4 a.m. Granger looked different. It was dark, and the dinosaurs were invisible in the shade. In the parking lot of (radio station), blessed by their iron farm worker, dozens of local laborers and their families prayed. 301 more words

Social Justice