Victories for the Commons, the Renewable Energy Holy Grail, and more

Victories for the Commons, the Renewable Energy Holy Grail, and more   Friend on Facebook Follow on Twitter Forward to a Friend ILSR provides innovative strategies and timely information to support environmentally sound and equitable community development. Like what we do? Please consider supporting our work.  Community Self-Reliance in the News Should …

Health Care, Food-plus & Health: View from a First Lady of Cancer

By Lavinia Gene Weissman @wecarehealth, The Story of Meaningful Use Lee Atwater, political adviser to Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush, died of Cancer at age 40, during the Clinton Administration and during the launch of Health Care Reform. In an article before his death, Atwater wrote, “Long before …

Blacks and Latinos Urge President Obama to Question Facebook and Silicon Valley on its Hiring Practices: Why Are There So Few Who Look Like the President?

April 20, 2011 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Black Economic Council Latino Business Chamber of Greater LA National Asian American Coalition Blacks and Latinos Urge President Obama to Question Facebook and Silicon Valley on its Hiring Practices: Why Are There So Few Who Look Like the President? The Black Economic Council and …

Mary Matalin, James Carville Agree: Solar a Good Product that Needs to be Sold in DC – GTM Daily

Greentech VC for Smart Grid, Solar, Lighting Plus Halosource’s Water IPO Another week and another $150 million invested into greentech startups. The Price of Polysilicon, Michelle Obama, and More: the SPI Round Up. Calmness reigns at SPI. The National and Environmental Impact of California’s Prop 23 “If we don’t stop …