Category Archives: Local Economy

K/MEC Visionary Speaker Series Presents: Cindy Sheehan with Gold Star Moms for Peace

Cindy Sheehan with Gold Star Moms for Peace will be speaking in Ukiah at the Saturday Afternoon Clubhouse Friday March 25th to discuss peace n non-partisan politics on the heels of the 8th anniversary of the Iraq War. Mendocino County … Continue reading

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Turning Point At the MEC

  A turning point is occuring at the MEC.  After 2+ years of recreating structures at the Mendocino Environmental Center, with little focus on group projects, the MEC has been shifting to its old, and creating a new, role in … Continue reading

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Peace Blog

I want to thank publicly those who have been keeping up the peace vigil every Friday, and much as I’d like to name every one of them, I won’t -but I could- and so, I will just say, “THANK YOU … Continue reading

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useful sites

I am going on the air today with Bill Durham, 1-4 pm in an effort to look for some positive things we each and all can do to make life easier, sustainable, and better for our local area, ourselves, and … Continue reading

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Quote from Barbara Kingsolver

Food is the one consumer choice we have to make every day. We can use that buying power in a transaction that burns excessive fossil fuels, erodes topsoil, supports multinationals that pay their workers just a few bucks a day … Continue reading

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We need experimenters, not leaders…

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Gifts of Abundance

This is a slightly altered version of a Letter to the Editors publised several weeks ago in the Ukiah Daily Journal and Anderson Valley Advertiser. Several people commented how much they liked it, so I’m submitting it here in our … Continue reading

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