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Freeganism, an alternative lifestyle
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Freeganism, an alternative lifestyle

Every day, and all over the world, tonnes of food are wasted by millions of homes, industries and companies. And it’s not always because the food is past its sell-by date or in some way unfit for human consumption; it’s thrown into the bin simply because it’s “not needed”.   […]

Mexico: EcoFest in Monterrey
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Mexico: EcoFest in Monterrey

The ‘Parque Fundidora’ park comprises 172 hectares in the northern Mexican city of Monterrey, and was built over the site of the first integrated steel company in Latin America. After the closure of the Fundidora Monterrrey company in 1986, the industrial complex was converted into the ecological lung of the […]

Animal Aid’s 2010 Christmas fair
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Animal Aid’s 2010 Christmas fair

When the oppressed can’t speak for themselves, they need someone who can speak for them. On Sunday 5 December, the 18th annual holiday fair for animal rights will be held in London’s royal borough of Kensington. Every year the animal rights organisation Animal Aid holds a Christmas event with a […]

Development in the age of scarcity
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Development in the age of scarcity

Duncan Green, author of ‘From Poverty to Power,’ a book that discusses differing situations in which the helpless gain power, will lead a discussion on the shortage of natural resources in today’s world. The talk will take place on 3 December at St Georges Church in Sheffield, UK. After graduating […]