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Monsanto’s Stock Downgraded As Sales Crash: Is Activism Responsible?

Monsanto’s Stock Downgraded As Sales Crash: Is Activism Responsible?

As we reported earlier this year, Monsanto has been experiencing a downslide in their overall profits, despite continued growth in their key markets of herbicide and GMO seeds. Now, this month it has been reported that the notorious bio-tech company will have its stock downgraded as sales continue to crash. After a series of surveys […]

Naomi Klein Interview: “A 3-Day Week Will Help to Save Life on Earth”

Naomi Klein Interview: “A 3-Day Week Will Help to Save Life on Earth”

By Naomi Klein / bigissue.com via filmsforaction.org No Logo author Naomi Klein says we must revolutionise our working lives if we are to combat climate change and save the free world… Imagine an ordinary, full-time working week, one that requires just 21 hours of hard graft. Imagine a less frantic existence – three days on, four […]

This Tree Farm Rents Christmas Trees And Re-Plants Them At The End Of The Season

This Tree Farm Rents Christmas Trees And Re-Plants Them At The End Of The Season

Instead of selling Christmas trees for people to throw away at the end of the year, The Living Christmas Company in California rents them out and then re-plants them at the end of the season. Founder Scott Martin started the business in 2008, to give people an environmentally conscious way of celebrating the holiday season. […]

Australians Choose Love And Compassion Instead Of Hate Mistrust After Hostage Tragedy

Australians Choose Love And Compassion Instead Of Hate Mistrust After Hostage Tragedy

Following the recent terrorist hostage situation in Sydney, Australia, the mainstream media was filled with stories promoting racial and ethnic division, and suggesting that that there would be violence between Muslims and non-Muslims as a result of the isolated incident that occurred. However, instead many people have acted intelligently and compassionately following the tragedy. Many Muslims […]

7 Things You Should Know About Permaculture

7 Things You Should Know About Permaculture

By Rob Avis / vergepermaculture.ca via Films For Action What is permaculture? For those of you who’ve only heard of the term in passing, and even for you seasoned “permies” who struggle to explain this exciting (and sometimes life-changing) idea to others, here’s the gist in 7 points: 1. Permaculture is a Design System That Uses […]

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