An excellent article addressing the needs and challenges of Rural communities and domestic violence. It highlights numerous creative and integrated programs which address the cultural and physical barriers that inhibit rural women thriving in their lives and communities. Do you have a local shelter or solution based domestic violence advocacy group in your community? Support them. Volunteer, donate, get informed of your local violence challenges. Bottom up, is what makes a difference for the long haul. ALL LIVES MATTER!!!
The US CAN reach 100% renewable energy by 2050.
Fossil fuel divestment is rational.
and more news from the folks at Resilience.org……..
This looks like a great opportunity to contribute to neighborhood building projects and possibly learn a new skill like cob building or compost making or fun street painting. Would love to see an event like this in every community…….
Some background and resource links for students and young people interested in creating worker cooperatives as an option to traditional career/business trajectories.
Industrial food is unsustainable and has failed to provide adequate and healthy food for humans. With billions of people eating manufactured chemically contaminated processed ‘food’ that lacks nourishment and contributes to chronic diseases and reduces our quality of life, and a billion people still hungry, it is time for change in our food systems. Check out this article on what the UN is working on in regards to this common challenge.
Power in the hands of the People. Yes we can change the energy landscape to one of sustainability and equity. Great little video on Energy Democracy!!