A Vision for Black Lives

Fracking the parks?

National Parks and More, Threatened by Fracked Gas Part 1, by Mina Hamilton
August 3, 2016
"Yellowstone National Park, Yosemite National Park, Grand Canyon National Park, Great Smoky Mountains National Park. These along with other treasured park icons are in the crosshairs of S.2012, the national Energy Policy Modernization Act."...
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Who owns what?

CLASS STRUGGLE FOR BEGINNERS
Part 39: Public Policy & the Widening Racial Wealth Gap

Who's got what in the USA?

Millions of people have watched this video on Wealth Inequality in America.

"Project Unspeakable"

a theatrical work on the assassinations of John F. Kennedy, Malcolm X, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Robert Kennedy. more...

Transition Times Blog

We are in a time of transition -- which way will it go? Follow this excellent blog from Jennifer Browdy de Hernandez: latest entry

The Economics of Happiness

Local Futures is now offering a free, shortened version of its award-winning documentary film The Economics of Happiness. This 19-minute abridged version brings us voices of hope of in a time of crisis. www.localfutures.org

"Money or Life: What makes us really rich"

Now in English! Free download (39 pages pdf) of a German essay by Veronika Bennholdt-Thomsen on our relationship with the money economy -- and alternatives.

Welcome to the Women and Life on Earth internet project

Credit: NASA, climatecentral.org website

on women and peace, ecology and global justice. more 
Based in Germany for a decade, we can now continue our work as a project of the Traprock Center for Peace & Justice in Western Massachusetts.
See our latest e-newsletter.
To subscribe, write: info(at)wloe.org

 

 

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August 19, 2016

Monsanto Tribunal in The Hague –14th -16th of October 2016

"The Monsanto Tribunal is an international civil society initiative to hold Monsanto accountable for human rights violations, for crimes against humanity, and for ecocide." [more...]

August 17, 2016

Scorching July is World’s Hottest Month on Record

"The reign of record hot months in 2016 continues, with last month claiming the title of hottest July on record globally, according to data released by NASA on Monday. This July was also the hottest month on record for the world." [more...]

August 05, 2016

On the Anniversary of Atomic Bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki

"The top military commanders concurred that the decision to use the atomic bomb was political, not military," writes H. Patricia Hynes [more...]

August 03, 2016

A Vision for Black Lives

Policy demands for black power, freedom & justice issued by the Movement for Black Lives [more...]

July 28, 2016

Climate Change Increases The Risk Of War, Scientists Prove

"The heatwaves, droughts and other natural disasters expected to increase because of global warming are helping to push countries into armed conflict, particularly those already split along ethnic lines" [more...]

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