GIS Leads Gleaners to Garden of Plenty

Found out this morning about a project mapping the location of glean-able trees throughout a San Jose CA. Is there anything like this, in terms of mapping public wealth in Seattle? Here’s the link.

Party Worker – Bamboo

If you haven’t heard – do it for your comrades!

Christopher Ingraham, Graphics Designer (interactive

Sky Trust, Natural Asset Service repayment

Leading Innovative Finance for Development

leadinggroup.org

Stuart Hall (cultural theorist)

Stuart McPhail Hall (3 February 1932 – 10 February 2014) was a Jamaican-born cultural theorist and sociologistwho lived and worked in the United Kingdom from 1951. Hall, along with Richard Hoggart and Raymond Williams, was one of the founding figures… Continue reading

Life and Debt: a video every American traveler should watch

The full length film is here. http://www.lifeanddebt.org vimeo.com/user7819629/videos

Evergreen Revival: General Assembly, the Evergreen State College, 1/13/14

wonderful promo vid created by Souki. ———– The intention of this assembly was to hold space for dialogue relevant to building student power, to investigate and better understand the health of our community… Continue reading

Peace Activist Trainee media materials

Direct Action Manual: http://earthfirstjournal.org/merch/product/earth-first-direct-action-manual-third-edition/ Direct Action Guide: http://crimethinc.com/tools/downloads/pdfs/direct_action_guide.pdf The Art of Politics: http://crimethinc.com/tools/downloads/pdfs/the_art_of_politics.pdf The A word: http://assets.zinedistro.org/zines/pdfs/167.pdf Resources to protect the earth: http://assets.zinedistro.org/zines/pdfs/159.pdf On revolution: http://assets.zinedistro.org/zines/pdfs/160.pdf Rape awareness: http://assets.zinedistro.org/zines/pdfs/161.pdf Activism: http://assets.zinedistro.org/zines/pdfs/166.pdf Loving your body: http://assets.zinedistro.org/zines/pdfs/168.pdf http://www.upworthy.com/

Protected: Philippines 2013

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Russian Art Anarchists Explain Themselves | Earth First! Newswire

Russian Art Anarchists Explain Themselves | Earth First! Newswire.

Thesaurus.com | Find Synonyms and Antonyms of Words at Thesaurus.com

Thesaurus.com | Find Synonyms and Antonyms of Words at Thesaurus.com.

Hackasaurus

Hackasaurus. has now become webmaker.org — lame, but similar stuff like xray goggles.

Kilusang Mayo Uno – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Kilusang Mayo Uno – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Zine Distro : Download Print Read

Zine Distro : Download Print Read. So many great things to read ;)

Praxis make perfect

Praxis (process) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia So, I tried to do a kind of semantic clarification in which praxis—if not on the thither side of this divide—was perhaps somehow between the theoretical… Continue reading

Remembering Rachel Corrie, Ten Year Anniversary

http://youtu.be/iz0Vef4Fu8U Rafah – Ten years ago today, American peace activist Rachel Corrie was crushed to death by an Israeli military bulldozer while attempting to prevent the demolition of a Palestinian home in the… Continue reading

Shipping shaping up at Port

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=6SVKFloaBCA Trade connections to Washington state are growing in leaps and bounds lately, thanks in large part to big business going on through the Port of Olympia. “Once you get a regular cargo… Continue reading

Reclaim the Streets

Reclaim the Streets often stage non-violent direct action street reclaiming events such as the ‘invasion’ of a major road, highway or freeway to stage a party. While this may obstruct the regular users of these spaces such as car drivers and public bus riders,… Continue reading

Why Gender Equality Stalled, Stephanie Coontz

Today the main barriers to further progress toward gender equity no longer lie in people’s personal attitudes and relationships. Instead, structural impediments prevent people from acting on their egalitarian values, forcing men and… Continue reading

DHS says FBI “possibly funded” Terrorist Group

By: Jeff Kaye Wednesday February 20, 2013 11:40 pm It was most surprising to come across the following entry at the website for the National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses… Continue reading

FLOATING GARDENS IN BANGLADESH

A floating garden is built using aquatic weeds as a base on which vegetables can be grown. This approach can extend the growing capabilities of rural communities where land would otherwise be unavailable.… Continue reading

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Seattle’s Civic Engagement vicky is a bont of information. They want you to show non profit partnership. Human Computer Interaction – Justice tribunal video of online deliberation. that deals with conflict resolution. victim… Continue reading

Explore community groups on Vashon on Island and other places

http://www.facebook.com/about/graphsearch?source=search_tau http://backbonecampaign.org/media/ComSolarWrapperFINAL4pg8x11smc.pdf http://www.sustainablevashon.org/ http://vashoncommunitysolar.org/2011/06/download-vashon-cammunity-solar-brochure/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solar_energy Solar energy, radiant light and heat from the sun, has been harnessed by humans since ancient times using a range of ever-evolving technologies. Solar energy technologies include solar heating, solar photovoltaics, solar thermal electricity,solar architecture and artificial photosynthesis, which can… Continue reading

Social Evaluative Threat

Open Data –

Open data is the idea that certain data should be freely available to everyone to use and republish as they wish, without restrictions from copyright, patents or other mechanisms of control. The goals of the open data movement are… Continue reading

REports from within Spirit Level to print off

To Print: http://www.iisd.ca/consume/harwood.html Printed: Great resources for comparing inequality: http://www.nationmaster.com/ This lets you compare a nation to nation based on a specific category http://www.eoionline.org Local: Economic Opportunity Institute 2009 Census Data on poverty in… Continue reading

15 year old Jack Andraka invents new method of detecting cancer

I, Survivor

Wikipedia Portals

Washington State Commission on Asian Pacific Americans

Click here to read the Full Report   

Environmental stories represent just 1% of news headlines in the US

New Report Urges More Environmental Coverage in the News Our new study shows that environmental stories represent just 1% of news headlines in the US and that entertainment stories garner nearly three times more headlines.… Continue reading

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The Paradox of Indigenous People’s Rights

“It is our biological experiential nature to experience ourselves  and others as creative agents – consciously and responsively  shaping and being shaped by events and persons – and it  is non-egalitarian social systems… Continue reading

Innovative Work Practice: Menlo is developing their Kindergarten skills

Menlo has developed a business culture that draws upon our early skills acquired in Kindergarten. Creativity sits as this software developments structure allowing it to flourish in a direction most software groups struggle… Continue reading

Operation Last Resort – Anonymous hacks Department of Justice

Anonymous is planning to release Department of Justice info that could bring the US into “choas” If their demands for an open internet, prosecution reform, and more are not met :) – very curious… Continue reading

The wild world of Marketing on the web

O-copy.com/blog https://github.com/ Side personal note: An app that uses my location to tell me all the proposed developments, improvements and plans for the area I am in. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Freifunk A community can only be… Continue reading

Multi cultural web resources provided by TESC Bamsa

Inside Evergreen – highlight of Peter Bohmer

Peter Bohmer (right) talks about Political Economy and Social Movements at the Fall 2012 Academic Fair. He describes the class as a critique of capitalism and the study of how people organize together… Continue reading

Creative Reuse Center in Salem Oregon

An interview with David Franklin – Evergreen Alumnus, Life Coach, Spiritual Activist

As a northwester, life coach/teacher for the past ten years and more, spiritual activist, Greener (Evergreen Alumnus), and partner & father (link to his site): Dante Garcia (DG): Why is the work that… Continue reading

The Amazing power of Interactive Infographics – Say more on a single page!

For a while now I’ve been interested in ways that information can be disseminated throughout the internet. Infographics have become a successful way of portraying an idea. By utilizing the scroll down format… Continue reading

Notes from “The Spirit Level”

Work from the book continues via The Equality Trust  PERSONAL NOTE: CHECK IN WITH LINDA & TEEN TALKING CIRCLES the Richest top percent of Americans are consolidating their wealth. “in 2007, America’s top… Continue reading

Anti-union organizations in the United States

List from Wikipedia

Idle No More Dances through Mall of America

Idle No More(wikipedia) is an ongoing protest movement originating among the First Nations, Metis and Inuit peoples and their non-Aboriginal supporters in Canada, and to a lesser extent, internationally. It has quickly grown and garnered worldwide support from otherindigenous peoples as… Continue reading

Evergreen Students spied upon by the U.S. Military

Editor’s Note: On December 18th Democracy Now aired a headline detailing new information on the spying of Evergreen’s student group, Students for a Democratic Society SDS. Court Rules Peace Activists Can Sue over… Continue reading

What are Indicators of a healthy Community?

What are metrics that or indicators that signify a thriving community. what indicators have been used in the past. What kind of community were they looking for. What kind of indicators do i… Continue reading

Infographics –

Information graphics (Wiki) or infographics are graphic visual representations of information, data or knowledge intended to present complex information quickly and clearly.[1][2] They can improve cognition by utilizing graphics to enhance the human visual system’s ability to see patterns and trends.[3][4] The process… Continue reading

Life Coaches o Evergreen

to do list

Study Local non-profits and learn about the edge of non-profit work. -Talk to Randy Engstrom -Learn about Youngstown -WashingtonBus -Look through the top 100 NGO’s -Literature analysis, research -Look through the NoBAWC library -Steps to an… Continue reading