Who owns what?

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 On Demand

Local Futures is a non-profit organization dedicated to the revitalization of cultural and biological diversity, and the strengthening of local communities and economies worldwide

News from Africa

Through the voices of the peoples of Africa and the global South, Pambazuka Press and Pambazuka News disseminate analysis and debate on the struggle for freedom and justice. »Dust from our Eyes: An Unblinkered Look at Africa« by Joan Baxter. She discusses book here

"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.

International Blogs

See Virtual Vita Nuova Jasmina Tešanović,  Serbian author, political activist (Women in Black, Code Pink), translator, and filmmaker.

Welcome to the Women and Life on Earth internet project

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.

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May 23, 2016

"Why The Leap Manifesto Is Common Sense"

The Canadian movement for action around climate change -- and social justice -- is gaining momentum. Joanna Kerr reports for Greenpeace. [more...]

May 08, 2016

Mothers In Resistance – ¡Berta Cáceres Vive!

"I want to tell you that I hope not to leave this world before achieving justice for my daughter Bertita, who has given her life for our mother earth, for the rights of indigenous and black peoples, for women and for the rivers." [more...]

May 06, 2016

Women and Guns: "The Impact of Firearms on Women"

"The differentiated impact of firearms on women is rarely taken into account when addressing the firearms issue. Yet, firearms possession and use are clearly gendered: guns are mostly owned by men[1], and women killed by guns are likely to be killed in a gender-based violence homicide." -- WILPF [more...]

May 02, 2016

The meaning of May Day

"The Incomplete, True, Authentic and Wonderful History of May Day" -- True stories of this spring holiday... [more...]

April 26, 2016

Chernobyl Effects Suppressed and Downplayed

On the 30th anniversary of the disaster at the Chernobyl nuclear reactor near Kiev (now Ukraine), the International Physicians for the Prevention of War (IPPNW) in Europe issued this report. [more...]

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