Sunday, 27 December 2015

There's A Way to Save Our Future. So Why Aren't More People Talking About It?

CommonDreams

PinP blogger, Larry Powell, 
plants a cover crop on his organic 
acreage in Manitoba. (Circa 2000) PinP photo.
Transitioning to organic regenerative agriculture practices 'offers the best, and perhaps our only, hope for averting a global warming disaster.' More here.

Raven Thundersky, Indigenous Health Advocate, Dies at 50

CBC News

'The last thing she did was smile,' Thundersky's daughter Raven-Dominique Gobeil says. Story here.

World's Lakes Are Warming Surprisingly Quickly Due to Climate Change

CBC News
Clear Lk. MB. PinP photo.
Canadian lakes and those that are ice-covered in winter are warming twice as fast as others. Story here.


At least 80 million children under one are at risk of diseases such as diphtheria, measles and polio as COVID-19 disrupts routine vaccination efforts

World Health Organization A WHO photo. Agencies call for joint effort to safely deliver routine immunization and proceed with vaccination ...