I'm posting this because of recent discussions and to highlight what I see we are up against. We have to be open minded and read about other failed corporate systems in the past. What is our nation doing? Where are we going? Can we divert and change our future , Dream big, Dream Local!
14 Characteristics of Fascism by Dr. Lawrence Britt:
1. Powerful and Continuing Nationalism
2. Disdain for the Recognition of Human Rights
3. Identification of…
I've had a lot of naysayers recently get me down: I'm asking for too much money, you're never raise $18,000, your quality of youtubes are bad, its not organic to get a bunch of money you should just do it with what you have, your not going to be able to pull it off. So this is my response and request to my community!
For a number of years now I've been bootstrapping the website Code Green Community. To me this kickstarter is least about money and more about…Continue
Added by Eric Stewart on March 21, 2012 at 10:27am — No Comments
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I'd like to be clear about one thing- I'm not trying to blame or discourage anyone- least of all Eric, who seems to have the energy, focus, and ability to articulate his beliefs, which sustain me, but to open the discussion to all those armchair environmentalists who put out their bins the night before single-stream recycling day, but call code enforcement on me because I'm trying to compost, and it's presently 'a little messy'. No…Continue
I've reached out to any group that gave a whisper of interest in sustainability, to little avail. I understand the frustration that comes when one feels full of enthusiasm and energy but then the expected groundswell of support never shows up. It's hard enough to even think about a 'transition' to such a different way of looking at the world, and each other, but then it seems as though there's very little community activism to sustain you, and those who once stepped out to be counted have…Continue
Added by Eric Stewart on March 14, 2012 at 11:00am — No Comments
You are receiving this email because you signed up last year as a Community Organizer on the Transition US website. It is hard to believe that it has been almost a year since we all came together on a single weekend in May 2011 for the 350 Home & Garden Challenge. Due to the great success of last year's event we are doing it again this year with just a few twists. This year the…
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March 10, 9-12: 3 hour Soil Preparation-hands on. Come and learn hands-on how to prepare the soil, amend it and create a flourishing and productive garden. You can serve healthy, delicious and nutrient dense fruits and vegetables to your family fresh from the garden. Bring your favorite gloves and shove.
Cost: $50 each or $80 couple
Early registration: $35 each and $65 couple.
Children who want to attend are…Continue
Added by Jai Organic Living Garden on March 8, 2012 at 11:54am — No Comments
Learning to make strawberry lemonade concentrate then learn the basics of canning while we do hands on canning of the just made strawberry lemonade concentrate, then walk around the gardens while drinking a nice cool glass of the just made lemonade :)
Saturday, March 10th @ 2pm - 4pm
$20 a student and a thing of strawberries
Learn the basics of chicken raising.. creating a brooder to raise chicks, then moving them…
Added by Brittany A. on March 4, 2012 at 9:01pm — No Comments