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World Care and Tibet

September 9, 2008

Tibet is in trouble. As a long time supporter of Tibet’s freedom I am eager to share information about World Care and Tibet. Tibet is located in the heart of…

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Preventing Elitism

September 9, 2008

It is perfectly natural that elites — those with special gifts and achievements — will rise to prominence. When these gifted people exercise noblesse oblige, they should be celebrated and…

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Fire Under the Snow in the Bay Area

September 8, 2008

Jim Browne shared this notice that I think is worthy of everyone’s attention. Dear Friends, The film I produced, FIRE UNDER THE SNOW, will have its Bay Area premiere as part…

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Everyone Must Go

September 8, 2008

Wide Eye Cinema presents The Fourth World War, a documentary by Big Noise Films. The footage is really quite good, and illustrates well the global impact of the criminalized economic…

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Expect the Worst

September 6, 2008

The ability of government agents and saboteurs to knock out wireless communications and navigation equipment — as happened to the SS Free Gaza, en route from Cyprus to Gaza with…

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Logic of Control

September 5, 2008

The logic of control, expressed in such official acts as FISA and Total Information Awareness in the US, inevitably leads to abuses of power as seen in Denver and St….

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Journey of Man

September 4, 2008

Perhaps a harbinger of mankind’s future, the Rift Valley — where it all began for the human species — is experiencing ecocollapse. As the indigenous Maasai and others explain: no…

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Forest Gardening and BioCultural Diversity

September 3, 2008

Global biological and cultural diversity are essential to the Earth’s health, and ancient native “forest gardening” practices are of major importance to promoting such diversity. The Kuikuro people of the…

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Jim Crow Jews

September 3, 2008

Joel Gulledge of Christian Peacemaker writes about his experience as an American volunteer in the West Bank. Charged with escorting Palestinian schoolchildren who are regularly attacked by Israeli settlers residing…

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FW Nations: Climate Mitigation and Adaptation

September 2, 2008

Fourth World nations are serious parties to local, regional or international negotiations concerning mitigation and adaptation to changes in the climate. Climate Change due to global warming is attributed to…

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Chief George Manuel Memorial Indigenous Library

The library is dedicated to the memory of Secwepemc Chief George Manuel (1921-1989), to the nations of the Fourth World and to the elders and generations to come.

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