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Organizing Alternative Food Futures in the Peripheries of the Industrial Food...

Introduction Miguel Altieri (1995), one of our great bioneers in agroecology, has done much to demonstrate that we can feed the world with bottom up...

Beyond organic: How regenerative farming can save us from global catastrophe

A growing corps of organic, climate, environmental, social justice and peace activists are promoting a new world-changing paradigm that can potentially save us from...

Why Jails Are Booming

It’s impossible to discuss reducing incarceration without acknowledging that the bulk of imprisonment happens in local jails. Federal penitentiary rates have dropped since peaking...

Commoning: A Different Way of Living and Acting Together

Commons are products and resources that are created, cared for and used in a shared way in a great variety of forms. The term...

A 10-point plan to stop Trump and make gains in justice...

I was among the 100,000 who marched in San Francisco’s Women’s March the day after Donald Trump’s inauguration. While enthusiasm for the struggle seemed...

Fighting for Utopia in Tough Times

We live in dark times. The planet is warming even faster than scientists anticipated, economic inequality is now likely the worst it’s ever been...