search results for "fair trade"
- Will barter faires become the new green Wal-mart or E-Bay?
The New Barter Brigade
by Willi Paul
"Bartering is a medium in which goods or services are directly exchanged for other goods and/or services without a common unit of exchange (without the use of money). It can be bilateral or multilateral, and usually exists parallel to monetary... Read more
- Pop!Tech Boot Camp for Innovators
Pop!Tech Boot Camp for Innovators
Pop!Tech, an annual conclave in Camden, Me., that explores technology and ideas that are shaping humanity's journey, is inaugurating a three-day boot camp of sorts for young entrepreneurs trying to make the world a better place. More than 100 applications were... Read more
- Artists Without Frontiers
Artists Without Frontiers
DEAR ARTIST -
Do you want to connect with others?
Do you believe your work can and should make a difference?
THEN READ ON:
As artists we gather under one roof, whatever field we are in, whatever culture we come from. We may not all be exposed to poverty or... Read more
fosters connection, cross-pollination and collaboration by bringing together diverse people and projects within a broadly progressive framework.
- R.E.M.: "Pilgrimage" - Murmur - Video and Lyrics
R.E.M.: "Pilgrimage" - Murmur - Video and Lyrics
UTube Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qEIzZ2KjOA4
Take a turn, take a turn
Take our fortune, take our fortune
They called the clip a two-headed cow
Your hate clipped and distant, your luck, pilgrimage
Rest assured this will not... Read more
- Paying More for Less at Peet's Coffee? Green'em Up Folks!
Paying More for Less at Peet's Coffee? Green'em Up Folks!
Last week I was doing my sustainability thing with Louis the Manager at the Peet's on Burlingame Ave. in Burlingame, CA, my home town coffee pipe.
Wondering out loud as to why my small coffee to go costs the same even when I ask for... Read more
- JUSTICE LEAGUE
UTube Video: http://movies.yahoo.com/movie/1809961177/trailer
Cartoon Network gave JUSTICE LEAGUE an initial order of 26 original half-hour episodes many years ago, which incorporated an all-star roster of popular DC Comics superheroes, including Superman, Batman, Wonder... Read more
- Local currency project: The Humboldt Exchange (Humboldt County, CA)
The Humboldt Exchange is Humboldt County's own local currency project.
Individual participants agree to accept half payment for their goods and services in a local currency made just for Humboldt. Over 60 local businesses also accept Community... Read more
- Earth Day Party - Awaken Cafe - eMagazine and Green Job Exchange Out Now!
Press Release by LongBow.net 4/7/09
Earth Day Party - Awaken Cafe - eMagazine and Green Job Exchange Out Now!
PlanetShifter.com Announces Earth Day Party at Awaken CafÃ© Group to Premier their eMagazine, "GreenCatcherUnion" and Green Job Exchange
Oakland, CA, April 7, 2009 -... Read more
- Law Office of Lara Pearson
Lara Pearson, Esq.
The Law Office of Lara Pearson, Ltd.
Our Vision - Our law firm's vision is to create a positive impact on our clients, community and environment in all that we do.
Our Values - To benefit the lives of those with whom we interact.
To... Read more
- Startup's stickers identify the source of food (SF Chronicle)
Tom Abate, Chronicle Staff Writer
Monday, August 3, 2009
At a farm in Manteca, in San Joaquin County, workers smack labels onto watermelons freshly cut from the vine, each sticker bearing a unique string... Read more
- What authentic tastes like. The PlanetShifter.com Magazine Interview with ASU Sustainability Student and Ford Model Intern Heather Hazzan
Sustainability and fashion --- two different worlds with one thing in common: me.
I am interested in seeing what lasts, what endures through time. I am not here for the instant gratification, but for the authentic accomplishments that surface from hard work, dedication, and being true to... Read more