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This week on TED.com October 11, 2014 Talk of the week Glenn Greenwald: Why your privacy matters 20:37 minutes · Filmed Oct 2014 · Posted Oct 2014 · TEDGlobal 2014 You might not worry about your privacy online -- since you're not doing anything you need to hide, right? But at TEDGlobal, journalist Glenn [...]
From Susan Sun Nunamaker, SunshineIsTheFuture.net, “It is my pleasure to be able to get an interview during World Future Society 2014 <https://www.wfs.org/civicrm/event/info/?reset=1&id=37> at Orlando, FL, with Hazel Henderson <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hazel_Henderson> , a futurist and an economic iconoclast. Ms. [...]
AUGUST-SEPTEMBER 2014 Para español haga clic aquí. Dear Friend: This month we're announcing four executive programmes for the first half of 2015, and we've got other great uses of the Earth Charter and inspiring commitments from around the world. CONTENT Earth Charter Center offers four [...]
by Martha Shaw (New York, NY) - For 10,000 years, the ocean has been the life support system that has generously supplied us with air, food, and shelter in the embrace of a livable climate. In a perfect world, human beings might have fit nicely into the Earth’s ecosystem, in balance with the rest of nature. Over the last half-century however, [...]
Todd Gitlin* - The Nation The People's Climate March proves the Climate Movement has reached critical mass, like the Civil Rights Movement, Antiwar, feminist and gay movements before it. Less than two weeks have passed and yet it isn’t too early to say it: the People’s Climate March changed the social map — many maps, in fact, since [...]
The annual WSIS Forum has become a global multistakeholder platform for coordination of the implementation of the WSIS Outcomes. The Forum, co-organized by ITU, UNESCO, undp and UNCTAD, in close collaboration with all WSIS Action Line facilitators/co-facilitators and other UN organizations (ITU, UNESCO, UNDP, unctad UNDESA, FAO, UNEP, WHO, ILO, [...]
Alternative Energy New technology may lead to prolonged power in mobile devices Posted: 26 Sep 2014 10:00 PM PDT Filed under: Energy News First Solar Wins Supply Contracts For 105 MW Of Projects In North Carolina Posted: 26 Sep 2014 06:00 PM PDT Filed under: Energy [...]
Launch of the Talk Show Enlightened Culture with Anthony Whitehurst Sept 29th 7:30pm Eastern Time in NYC & streaming live on the web – I hope you will join us!
Dear Friends, For my work on 11 Days of Global Unity, and with We, The World, I have been invited to be a featured speaker for the launch of the Late Night Talk Show Enlightened Culture with Anthony Whitehurst. It is taking place with a live audience Monday September 29th, 7:30PM - 10PM Eastern Time (USA) at the Helen Mills Theater [...]
Below is the three minute film, titled “What’s Possible,” that was presented this morning to world leaders at the United Nations Climate Summit in New York. This inspirational film shows that climate change is solvable. We have the technology to harness nature sustainably for a clean, prosperous energy future, but only if we act now. [...]
Today more people took to the streets calling for climate action than on any other day in history. From New York City to Rio, London to Delhi — we were everywhere.
Today more people took to the streets calling for climate action than on any other day in history. From New York City to Rio, London to Delhi -- we were everywhere. This is what hope looks like: (click here to see more photos) On Tuesday, more world leaders will gather in New York to talk about climate action than have ever been assembled [...]