Vibrant infographic from #floodthesystem movement on the connection between climate change and prisons.
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There’s a renaissance in local and regional food, and it’s not just farmers markets in urban areas that are driving it.
On this map, the U.S. Department of Agriculture pinpoints more than 4,000 local and regional food businesses and projects — from food hubs to farm-to-school programs to initiatives to expand healthy food access to low-income communities — in every state around the country.
BAR HARBOR, Me. — Like many residents of this picturesque island town on the edge of Acadia National Park, Zach Soares had trouble keeping his house warm, going through five cords of wood in the winter. So he jumped at an offer last year for free energy improvements through a class project at the College of the Atlantic, where he works.
3 minute video, very cute, and points to the larger issues in life and marriage
Video clip gives a glimpse into the movie Speciesism that discusses issues with factory farms.