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  • First Videocast: A Native Landscape

    My first attempt at a videocast… so don’t laugh too hard. A brief tour of our native garden landscape. Just entering its second growing season our native wildflower garden is doing very well. Our plants are all native and provide food to wildlife such as bees, butterflies, and birds. Plants discussed: Bee Balm, Purple Coneflower, […]

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  • Anarchism & American Traditions

    by Voltairine deCleyre American traditions, begotten of religious rebellion, small self-sustaining communities, isolated conditions, and hard pioneer life, grew during the colonization period of one hundred and seventy years from the settling of Jamestown to the outburst of the Revolution. This was in fact the great constitution-making epoch, the period of charters guaranteeing more or […]

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  • A New Declaration of Independence Independence

    by Emma Goldman
[Published in Mother Earth, Vol. IV, no. 5, July 1909.] When, in the course of human development, existing institutions prove inadequate to the needs of man, when they serve merely to enslave, rob, and oppress mankind, the people have the eternal right to rebel against, and overthrow, these institutions.The mere fact that these […]

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  • U.S. Senate and fuel economy: More studies

    Why are we in a serious energy predicament? Yet another example of why U.S. lawmakers are a part of the problem: Senate OKs study of fuel economy increase: WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — After crude oil prices spiked above $60 a barrel for the second time in a week, the U.S. Senate on Thursday approved a proposal […]