An interview with Dr. Thierry Vrain: A former genetic engineer speaks out about GMOs.
On a warm, sunny day in May, underneath the shade of cherry blossoms, my partner Paul and...
July 12, 2013 by Tsiporah Grignon Under Dr. Thierry Vrain, engineer, genetic, GMO, grignon, tsiporah Posted in FEATURE | 2 Comments »
It’s official. Stress (and the icky effects of it) is now a global health concern. The World Health Organization claims that stress is now considered the health epidemic of the 21st...
May 24, 2013 by Kathi Cameron Under kathi cameron, stress Posted in FEATURE | Comments Off on Stress! It’s All In Your Head…
Jackson Katz, on discussing his book, The Macho Paradox: Why Some Men Hurt Women and How All Men Can Help (excerpted from an interview by Kendra Olson Hodgson, Media Education Foundation).
January 22, 2013 by Jackson Katz Under equality, gender, Jackson Katz, Macho Paradox, violence, what men can do Posted in FEATURE | Comments Off on The Macho Paradox
For me, discussing ‘creating peace’ without naming ‘ending violence’ would be to jump to solution while neglecting to acknowledge there is a problem. It would at least be misleading,...
January 17, 2013 by Nicole Shaw Under altruism, bullying, classism, create, ending violence, nicole shaw, patriarchy, peace, racism, sexism Posted in FEATURE | Comments Off on Ending Violence: Creating Peace
What is truth? How do we know what is true? When one looks at the earlier evolution of this word in English and other European languages, one finds that it was created from something...
November 13, 2012 by Dirk Becker Under belief, evidence, truth Posted in FEATURE, MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on What is Truth?
Published by Desmogblog.com (October 25, 2012). Reprinted with permission.
If there was one message that stirred me during Monday’s Defend Our Coast action, it was this: First Nations...
November 7, 2012 by Carol Linnett Under Carol Linnitt, Coastal First Nations, Defend Our Coast, Enbridge, Pipeline Posted in FEATURE | Comments Off on BC Coastal First Nations Appeal For Help In Enbridge Pipeline Battle
The books that have come my way recently would make ideal gifts for yourself or others during gift-gifting season. They represent a celebration of British Columbia writers and all...
November 5, 2012 by Mary Ann Moore Under 111 West Coast Literary Portraits, Grease My Hooves: Politics in Canada, Living Artfully: Reflections from the Far West Coast, mary ann moore, The Wild Weathers Posted in FEATURE | Comments Off on Recommended Books
The case for civil disobedience:
my personal journey from oil sands consultant to arrested carbon buster
As I packed for my short journey to the seaside town of White Rock, I explained...
October 9, 2012 by Peter Nix Under blockade, civil disobedience, Peter Nix, stop coal, train Posted in FEATURE, MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on The case for civil disobedience
The notion of choice is something I’ve been wrestling with for over 20 years, especially after reading several books on the matter and also taking a number of ‘personal growth’...
September 12, 2012 by Dirk Becker Under choice, learning, stuck Posted in FEATURE, MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Are You In Charge?
What do you see as the purpose of being a human being? The purpose of being here? What is the point?
These are some of the questions I have asked myself throughout my 53 years on this...
August 20, 2012 by Dirk Becker Under dirk becker, experiencing life, meaning, purpose Posted in FEATURE, MINDFUL LIVING | Comments Off on Experiencing Life
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