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Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
People around the country are pledging to make their Thanksgiving feasts as organic, local, non-GMO, and pesticide-free as possible, while healthy food advocates are taking their message straight to agrochemical giant Monsanto's front lawn. Reverend Billy and the Stop Shopping Choir—a project of longtime activist and street preacher Bill Talen—in...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The Ferguson Municipal Library, a beacon of peace in a community wracked by...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Advocates of labeling genetically modified foods are cheering that an Oregon...

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On a day meant for joy, so much pain for so many. In New York, the families of three unarmed black men shot down by police - Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Akai Gurley - met, mourned, prayed and called for change. Summoning extraordinary dignity, Michael Brown Sr. has urged calm, delivered turkeys, and exhorted others to "continue to lift your voices with us." For him and all the others, a homegrown flash mob in a Maine grocery store. Hug your kids, work for change.