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check this out! http://www.orionmagazine.org/index.php/articles/article/170/ then get on it!

bye-bye GMO’s!!!

Gene-Modified Corn Gone from Mexico, Study FindsRELATED ARTICLES WASHINGTON — The Mexican region where modern corn originated shows no traces of a genetically engineered contamination that caused an international uproar and created tension over U.S. corn imports, researchers said Monday. “If they were there, they… Read More »bye-bye GMO’s!!!

womens co-ops r cool!

A case study of Eudafano Women’s Cooperative More than half the population of Namibia (approximately 1.9million) lives inmarginalised rural communities where rainfed agriculture often results in poor yieldsand social amenities such as electricity, running water, health and schooling facilitiesare scarce or unavailable. The creation of… Read More »womens co-ops r cool!

Sacred peaks saved!

9th Circuit Court Rules to Protect Sacred Peaks Landmark Ruling Celebrated as a Victory for Religious Freedom, Environmental Justice & Cultural Survival  Flagstaff, AZ — On Monday, March 12th the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals issued its ruling to protect a mountain held holy by… Read More »Sacred peaks saved!

great bear rainforest

The Great Bear Rainforest is part of the largest coastal temperate rainforest remaining on Earth and supports some of the oldest surviving cultures in the Western Hemisphere. The lands and waters support wolves, six million migratory birds, grizzly bears, black bears, rare white Spirit bears… Read More »great bear rainforest

roadless rule

A huge victory has been won for America’s forests, as a federal judge in California reinstated nearly all of the Clinton-era Roadless Rule. The Bush administration had gutted the plan that protects 58.5 million acres of natural forest . Today, we feel that justice is… Read More »roadless rule