To help promote healthier lifestyles, a free two-hour hands-on public class explaining how to preserve food was held in Oakville, Washington this week.
MTV Look Different videos are PSAs related to the social unrest and entrenched racism that is highlighted in the ongoing protests and public outrage that has been demonstrated in Ferguson, Missouri.
Harvesting, growing, eating and preserving food that is raised right where you live are some of the easiest and most radical steps all of us can take to create a more sustainable world today. Here are five simple ideas for managing an excess of plums.
New research by the European Central Bank and the London School of Economics shows that the super wealthy are now so obscenely rich and adept at hiding money, that their assets can not even be accurately measured.
Planned Parenthood hosted a discussion after the screening of Obvious Child, an abortion comedy where the lead chooses to have the common medical procedure.
As our nation’s infrastructure and environmental protection agencies continue to crumble away, are beavers now our last remaining defense against unregulated pipeline spills?
Is the US devolving into an intolerant Christian Caliphate nation? The Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby birth control decision ignores the rights of all women, and really makes me want to puke.
This week the United States Patent and Trademark Office cancelled six federal trademark registrations held by the Washington Redskins football organization, and issued a written ruling stating that the racist Redskins mascot clearly disparages Native Americans.
The Oneida Indian Nation has spearheaded a nationwide Change the Mascot campaign, demanding that the NFL retire their racist Redskins team logo; the activists have also produced this powerful video to help raise awareness about this issue.
As our landfills overflow and the Great Pacific Garbage Patch grows, some good news is that zero packaging grocery stores are spreading across the globe; from Germany to Colorado, more people can buy locally grown food in bulk without wasteful packaging.
You can avoid the hassle and complications of constructing housing for your urban chickens by simply transforming an unwanted piece of furniture into a cozy poultry home.
A new exhibit of recycled trash art that has been transformed into uniquely beautiful creature sculptures is opening this week at the San Francisco Zoo.
Senator Elizabeth Warren just introduced the Bank on Students Emergency Loan Refinancing Act, which would allow nearly all existing student loan debt to be refinanced at a drastically lower rate of interest.
To better understand which laws and policies actually work to lower gun deaths, accurate research on what is effective is needed; but for decades the Center for Disease Control has been prevented from doing any scientific study on the issue whatsoever.