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Beer, Brewing, and Sustainability weekend course

by: Heather on 09/12/2008
Posted in: Author Events

Chris O'Brien, author of Fermenting Revolution is teaching a weekend-long course on Beer, Brewing, and Sustainability at the Omega Institute in Rhinebeck, NY, a couple hours north of New York City. Enrollment numbers are limited for the course but there are a few last-minute spaces available. This is just two weekends from now, September 19-21, so …

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9/11 Truth

by: Heather on 09/11/2008
Posted in: Activism

On the anniversary of 9/11, the 9/11 truth movement continues to gain momentum, with many prominent and respected people adding their voices to the call to expose the official lies and cover-up surrounding the events of September 11th, 2001.

Seven years after the attacks, an international poll finds that there is no consensus outside the United …

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New Blog Look

by: Heather on 09/04/2008
Posted in: Events

We seem to have ironed the bugs out of our blog software upgrade (actually I had nothing to do with it - thanks go out to uber-programmer Doug)! Check out our brand new Search function on the right side of the blog home page, subscribe to our RSS or Atom feeds, and of course check out our office kitten here...

Please let us know what you think and …

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100% Clean Electricity in 10 Years

by: Heather on 09/03/2008
Posted in: Activism

According to Cathy Zoi, CEO of the Alliance for Climate Protection, the oil and coal industries spent $427 million during the first half of 2008 on lobbying and advertising. That's $427 million spent on protecting their interests -- and hurting ours.

The We Campaign is a project of The Alliance for Climate Protection -- a nonprofit, nonpartisan …

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Green Building and Renewable Energy Workshops with Dan Chiras

by: Heather on 09/02/2008
Posted in: Activism

Dan Chiras, author of the upcoming Power from the Wind, The Homeowner's Guide to Renewable Energy, EcoKids, and co-author of The Natural Plaster Book and Superbia! will be offering a number of workshops through the University of Colorado's Continuing Education Program. Descriptions and details are below:

Green Building - A Systems Approach

An …

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