Need Paper Ballots and Audits for Elections

I really liked the new movie, “I Voted? “, which shows how vulnerable electronic voting machines are.  Also, on line voting is totally hackable.  We need paper ballots to be able to do audits.  In 30 seconds of access to an electronic voting machine, all the machines in an area can be hacked.  Does your vote count? The […]

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Boulder County Hearing on GMO crops

Boulder County Commissioners public hearing on phasing out GMO crops and pesticides on county lands at 3 -5 pm on Wednesday, 11-30-16. 3:00 p.m. To 5 pm PARKS AND OPEN SPACE DEPARTMENT Public Hearing: Commissioners will consider the Draft Transition Plan for Phasing Out GE Crops on Boulder County Open Space Property PUBLIC COMMENT An […]

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Tell Obama to Cancel the Standing Rock DAPL pipeline

Oil companies and their contractors and police have been attacking nonviolent water protectors with dogs, tear gas, freezing water, loud sonic weapons,  rubber bullets, and deadly projectiles.  Here is a great article about the need to protect native rights and water. 220 oil pipeline spills already this year

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How To Help Standing Rock Water Protectors

Standing Rock FB page  10 ways to help Standing Rock how to contact the banks financing the standing Rcok DAPL pipeline

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Indian Country Today Link to help Standing Rock


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Designing in the Studio!

Design Design Design! Possible new designs! what do you think?    

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Stop Colorado Plan to Kill of Bears and Cougar

Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) proposes to hunt and trap bears and cougars and then kill them, claiming that this will help deer populations.  This is an old disproved claim.  Aldo Leopold wrote in 1949 that idea of killing predators to increase deer numbers was wrong. “We reached the old wolf in time to watch […]

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Mountain top Removal Coal Mining Pollutes

Mountaintop removal poisons the people, air, land, and streams.  And it destroys the forest ecosystems, leaving toxic piles and ponds of waste.  There is some good news in that ” former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship is serving a prison sentence for conspiring to violate mine safety measures.”  “. “It is done with purpose knowing that water, […]

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Coal Burning Causes Disease and Death

600,000 doctors in Britain called for an end to coal burning in an article on the health and climate effects of coal. “Pollution also disproportionately impacts children and can cause diseases ranging from lung cancer to stroke, killing 40,000 people a year in the country.”    link  We need to municipalize our electric utility  to […]

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Woman Professor Blocks Doors of Fracking Gas Pipeline

Another fracking  pipeline constructed by Spectra blew up in April in Pennsylvania.  If this new Spectra pipeline blew up where it passes near the Indian Point  nuclear power plant, it could cause a catastrophe.  Plus, pipelines and drilling for fracked gas  pollute the air and water in addition to accelerating global warming. Link

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