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The power of observation

So, yesterday I did pasasana for the first time in the big shala. Has the world changed since that moment? Have I become a better person because of it? 672 more words

Ashtanga Yoga

Outside the box: Reclaiming our streets as places to live, not just drive

Are asphalt roads and sidewalks in neighbourhoods really needed? Of course they are, you might say. Otherwise, where else will people walk and how will drivers reach their garages? 739 more words


A Vision for Community-Supported Equitable Development in Southeast Seattle

It is not a coincidence that Southeast Seattle has the greatest incidence of people with low incomes and possesses the highest poverty rate in the city.   531 more words

Living Wage Jobs


Today, after five months of battling the sheer terror of the possibility of a plastic bottling plant going up in the Town of Ulster, and the tapping of a sacred lake in Woodstock, we got the news that Niagara Bottling Company has chosen to… 1,075 more words

Niagara Bottling Company

Five New Sustainable Communities Added, Including Historic Towns on Eastern Shore, Western MD


Crownsville, MD – DHCD is announcing the addition of five new Sustainable Communities, bringing the statewide total to 82. There is at least one designated  Sustainable Community in each of Maryland’s 23 counties and Baltimore City. 537 more words

Community Development

To Be Enlightened or Not!

I recently visited a friend in an area close to the city of Sarasota, FL which is known for cattle ranches and farming.  It is only 30 minutes or so from downtown Sarasota but altogether a different world.   374 more words

HCBD - CJPH Supplement and Evaluation Report

Canadian Journal of Public Health (CJPH) Supplement

Our final act at the HCBD CLASP Rewewal was the completion of a CJPH Supplement dedicated to the work of the HCBD CLASP I partners.  587 more words

Healthy Canada By Design