What drives us, or “what makes us tick”, is an ancient question asked by philosophers, religious scholars, mystics and the curious for time immemorial. The time and space necessary...
August 18, 2010 by Dirk Becker Under change, conditioning, conscious, culture, economic, ego, nature, nurture, shift, solution Posted in FEATURE, MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on What Makes Us Tick?
Several hundred island residents attended a forum May 30th in Nanaimo to discuss, share and learn about our world’s water crisis, the results of privatization in other countries and...
August 16, 2010 by Nicole Shaw Under drinking water, nicole, protection, reservoir, shaw, watershed Posted in FEATURE, MINDFUL LIVING | 1 Comment »
After the Deepwater well blew out, the first announcement from British Petroleum (BP) assured the public that “we have the best engineers in the world.” Then they announced that...
August 14, 2010 by Rex Weyler Under BP, environment, oil, rex, weyler Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on What Happened on the BP Oil Rig?
Q: Why shop at farmers’ markets?
A: Only decades ago, 90% of Canadians were involved in agriculture, now it is less than 4%. Farmers’ markets reconnect people to farmers and farming,...
August 14, 2010 by Nicole and Dirk Under agriculture, farmers markets, farming Posted in HEALTH & WELLNESS, MINDFUL LIVING | 1 Comment »
Effective activism is a long-haul process, not “save the earth in 30 days, ask me how.” But there are some principles that seem to reoccur for people addressing every kind of challenge...
August 14, 2010 by Paul Rogat Loeb Under action, activism, effective, loeb, paul, rogat Posted in MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Ten Suggestions for Effective Activism
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