September in Santa Fe, Oakland, Pennsylvania, and Wales

Katherine Updike (far right) Discusses Santa Fe’s Feasibility Study with Task Force New Public Banking ground was broken on September 6th in Santa Fe, New Mexico. For all those who are trying to follow what is happening with Santa Fe’s Public Bank Task Force, we’ll attempt to provide summaries in …

Success in Oakland! Ellen on the Coming Revolution in Banking

Public Banking Institute News: September 26, 2017 Left: Rebecca Kaplan, Oakland City Councilmember; Jesse Arrequin, Mayor Berkeley, CA; Dan Kalb, Oakland City Councilmember. Right: Susan Harman and Friends of Public Bank of Oakland Grassroots organizing leads to success in Oakland Last Tuesday, Oakland City Council approved the $100,000 feasibility study for …

72nd Session of the UN General Assembly

“Progress on Green Finance at the UN!  Don’t miss this video with global leaders committing to financing Sustainable Development Goal, SDG’s! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor”  

Washington and Seattle Big Step Forward & Fun in the East!

Washington State Public Bank Workshop Washington and Seattle Big Step Forward! Washington State Sen. Bob Hasegawa has been working diligently on a state-owned bank ever since 2011. Last month, the legislature finally authorized $75,000 for a study to determine the feasibility of such a bank. On July 14th, he and …

Big News On the West Coast

Washington State Public Bank Workshop Washington and Seattle Big Step Forward! Washington State Sen. Bob Hasegawa has been working diligently on a state-owned bank ever since 2011. Last month, the legislature finally authorized $75,000 for a study to determine the feasibility of such a bank. On July 14th, he and …

Horyou’s 4th Edition of SIGEF at EXPO 2017 Astana, in Kazakhstan

The Social Innovation and Global Ethics Forum organized by Horyou will discuss Future Energy, Smart Cities, SDGs, and lead official delegation to EXPO 2017 Astana SIGEF 2017 will take place in Astana, Kazakhstan Horyou, the Social Network for Social Good, announces the 4th edition of SIGEF, the Social Innovation and …

Increasing affordable housing across America

We’ve been investing in affordable housing for more than 20 years Since we first started our work more than 20 years ago we’ve been investing in affordable housing across the U.S. In this time we’ve contributed to the development and preservation of thousands of quality homes, a vital need for …

Quality of Life Indicators August 2017 in Context by Hazel Henderson

Global Current Issues: August 2017 Total US nonfarm payroll employment in July rose by 209,000 with June revised up from  222,000 to 231,000.  May was revised down from 152,000 to 145,000.  In 2016, job gains totaled 2.2 million. So far in 2017 job gains averaged a monthly 184,000 almost matching …

STATNews: ” Leading US Psychiatry Group Tells Members they Need Not Observe the “Goldwater Rule” and Comment on Trump’s Mental Health”

American Psychoanalytic Association Statement on “Goldwater Rule” New York – July 25th, 2017 – The American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA) seeks to clarify statements made in a recent article in STAT. APsaA is an autonomous mental health professional association which represents psychoanalysts from all mental health professions and academia. Our members include psychiatrists, psychoanalysts, psychotherapists, …

Claudine Schneider – 2017 Conference

“We at Ethical Markets are proud to post this wonderful speech by our esteemed Advisory Board member, former Congress member Claudine Schneider (R) of Rhode Island, given at the meeting of the Citizens Climate Lobby, whose work we fully support. Watch Claudine, who authored the first Bill on Climate in the Congress—and …