We are currently seeking volunteers within the movement to organise local events on a state/city level. In addition to this, we would also like you to be a local contact for new member’s. So far monthly movie meetups & occasional social dinners have proven successful in developing an outlet for like minds to discuss TZM [...]
The following is a letter from a Sustainability Showcase supporter to Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard: Dear Julia I am writing to you because you are the leader of the nation of which I am a citizen. Though the matter about which I write is essentially a global issue, the inability at this point for [...]
It is no secret that we are living in interesting and challenging times, and collaborative strategies for sustainability are what we need if we are to address our planetary emergency head-on.
Award winning conservation biologist and professor emeritus Guy MacPherson tells us about looming global ecological collapse and the Economical Collapse and how these 2 aspects are related with each other." A must see!
On December 3rd, the world’s governments will meet to update a key treaty of a UN agency called the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). Some governments are proposing to extend ITU authority to Internet governance in ways that could threaten Internet openness and innovation, increase access costs, and erode human rights online. Please sign this important petition!
Why should the 1% get all the bailouts? Now, an Occupy Wall Street offshoot has launched an exciting project called Rolling Jubilee that lets you turn a little cash into a helping hand for folks who deserve it a lot more than Bank of America does.
Given the billions of US dollars poured into the Israeli army's coffers, it's little wonder the tragic Israeli-Palestinian conflict has gone on so long. But the real winner isn't Israel, which continues to suffer attacks as well as launch them. It's the US defence industry.
Last week, PFC Bradley Manning offered to accept responsibility for releasing classified documents as an act of conscience – not as charged by the US military. As people who have worked for decades against the increased militarization of societies and for international cooperation to end war, we are deeply dismayed by the treatment of Pfc. Bradley Manning. The
Lesser consumption of animal products is necessary to save the world from the worst impacts of climate change, UN report says. Lesser consumption of animal products is necessary to save the world from the worst impacts of climate change, UN report says.
Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond told a renewable energy conference in Glasgow that the government had set a new renewables target. Scotland set a goal of achieving 100 percent of its electricity needs through renewable energy projects by 2020, one of the most ambitious benchmarks in the world.