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People Care

  Watch the 52 minute documentary here: http://watchdisruption.com/ “When it comes to climate change, why do we do so little when we know so much?” Through a relentless investigation to find the answer, Disruption takes an unflinching look at the devastating consequences of our inaction.The exploration lays bare the terrifying science, the shattered political process, the unrelenting industry special interests and the civic stasis that have brought us to this...

Sanders.Senate.gov

Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont is the longest serving independent in U.S. congressional history. http://sanders.senate.gov/   SUPPORT A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TO END CITIZENS UNITED https://action.dccc.org/page/s/citizens-united2   –   Paul Krugman,  Princeton Professor of Economics,  writes:  “President Obama has emerged as one of the most consequential and, yes, successful presidents in American history.” The author of 20 books and writer for the New York Times, Krugman goes on to list several...

Vermont

The Vermont Legislature becomes the first state to pass a resolution calling for a Constitutional Convention to overturn Citizen’s United and get money out of politics. SHARE if the rest of the country should take Vermont’s lead!  http://vtdigger.org/2014/05/02/vermont-first-state-call-constitutional-convention-get-money-politics/ http://www.mychamplainvalley.com/story/d/story/vermont-calls-to-take-money-out-of-politics/41938/LdQJ_fFgT0G_rGTkOgc6TA LIKE ::  US Uncut! Photo :: Michael McKennedy: http://bit.ly/1kENoZ1

Baptized in PCBs

Baptized in PCBs: Race, Pollution, and Justice: by Ellen Griffith Spears … Date: April 7, 2014 … “In the mid- 90s, residents of Anniston, began a legal fight against MONSANTO over the dumping of PCBs in the city’s historically African American west side. Simultaneously, Anniston environmentalists sought to safely eliminate chemical weaponry that had been secretly stockpiled near the city during the Cold War. Ellen Griffith Spears offers a compelling...

Marianne Williamson

Marianne Williamson offers some advice to Hillary Clinton, who is a former employee of one of the biggest law firms representing Monsanto. http://ecodelmar.org/fb/marianne-williamson Get Money Out Of Politics ~ Marianne Williamson Audio Interview Interviews:http://www.hayhouseradio.com/#!/show/living-miraculously This second article is important because it exemplifies what is called “the revolving door” policy in Washington. This particular article is about Eric Cantor,a Republican, but Democrats do it too. It’s what happens when someone who...

SOUTH CAROLINA

SOUTH CAROLINA

Charlotte, Spartanburg, Greenville and Lyman. Earlier this year it was discovered that polychlorinated biphenyls (or PCBs) – commonly used in coolant products – had been dumped into Charlotte’s wastewater system.  Similar cases of PCB dumping and contamination in South Carolina have been uncovered. Last year, a Lyman, S.C. police sergeant was arrested and charged with destroying evidence related to illegal PCB dumping. http://www.fitsnews.com/2014/08/28/lyman-local-scandal/ Malibu Mayor Skylar Peak said he plans...

PCB.ecocide

..::”Earth’s biosphere is being plundered by pirates in business suits…. steering ships camouflaged as corporations…. using politicians as puppets… …”Is it absolutely impossible for a man to understand something, while his paycheck depends on not understanding it? www.facebook.com/PCB.ecocide

DEMOCRACY.NOW

Please join our DEMOCRACY NOW Daytona! Facebook page to facilitate web based communication for our Daytona Beach “Democracy Now” weekly meetings and viewings of the “Democracy Now” programs in Ormond, Beach, Florida: www.facebook.com/DEMOCRACY.NOW.Daytona