Tag Archives: nation

Flooding in Czech Republic, Germany, Austria

News Source : http://www.euronews.com The month of June normally heralds the official arrival of summer, but parts of central Europe find themselves struggling with floods. In the historic centre of Prague, the mayor has warned residents may have to be evacuated from their homes if the River Vitava gets any higher. 300 soldiers are helping […]

It’s Not a Fairytale: Seattle to Build Nation’s First Food Forest

I came across this article through a friend, gave it a read and thought to myself, “this is what the shift is all about”. The article discusses how Seattle is to build the Nation’s first “Food Forest”. 7 acres of organic perennial permaculture contained of hundreds of various plant edibles such as fruit trees, nut […]

What’s wrong with world trade?

Trade can be a powerful engine for reducing poverty. But rich countries dominate the World Trade Organization (WTO), which is where global trade rules are negotiated. And they set rules under which poor countries continually lose out. Wealthy nations have double standards too – forcing poorer countries to keep to rules they don’t obey themselves. […]

THAT WILD HORSE CALLED LIFE! GREEKS NOW

News Source : http://mixgrill.gr By Dimitris Antonopoulos Check out this article written by Angela Bowie : THAT WILD HORSE CALLED LIFE GREEKS NOW! By Mary-Angela Bowie Barnett  2010 Greece is a patriarchal social system no matter how you toss the salad. Women and children are the first to suffer due to war, the economy or […]