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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

Who's got what in the USA?

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

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

Women's Int'l League for Peace and Freedom 2015 Conference, April 27-29: Uniting a Global Movement of Women’s Power to Stop War

on women and peace, ecology and global justice. Remembering the 1979-82 Women and Life on Earth network based on ecological feminism. more  From 2002-2012 we were based in Germany, with contacts worldwide. With our archive in Berlin, we are ready to build in North America.

March is Women's History Month

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March 28, 2015

36 years later: the nuclear accident at Three Mile Island

"The lies that killed people at Three Mile Island 36 years ago on March 28, 1979 are still being told at Chernobyl, Fukushima, Diablo Canyon, Davis-Besse … and at TMI itself." [more...]

March 27, 2015

#HerDreamDeferred: join the conversation online

#HerDreamDeferred is a weeklong series of online programs on the situation of black women in the United States. Available on-line from March 30 - April 3. [more...]

March 26, 2015

Israel: views on the election

Amira Hass, Phyllis Bennis and Gideon Levy consider the results of the recent reelection of rightwing Bejamin Netanyahu. [more...]

March 25, 2015

"Building Movements Without Shedding Differences: Alicia Garza of #BlackLivesMatter"

"It's about interpersonal dynamics that are backed by systemic power. When we look at that, we see that Black people are on the losing end of every disparity that you can possibly think of. Not only is it not appropriate to not be paying attention to Black lives in this country, but it's certainly not appropriate to just erase Black from the conversation.2 [more...]

March 21, 2015

Spring Rising Cleans Up Washington’s War Crimes

On anniversary of Iraq war, Code Pink and friends lobby and 'clean up' in Washington, DC. [more...]

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