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The tar sands issue isn’t only about the danger from pipelines crossing the U.S. so the dirty tar sands oil can be refined and shipped overseas, it’s about the destruction of thousands of square miles of wildlands in Alberta, severe health impacts … more
It is a great luxury to live in a community with both a growing entertainment industry and a thriving cultural infrastructure. Together, these community assets bring excitement, employment and prosperity to the Valley. But, maintaining a working relationship between the … more
The Neighbors of Easton blog has an article today titled ‘Fracking in Western PA & Rendell’s New “Wuss” Book‘ which also discusses the importance of defending local self-government. A community rights ordinance is on the agenda for Easton City Council. … more
I’m honored to have the opportunity to share with you a brief exploration of what life is like in SouthSide Bethlehem, where I live and call home. While there are many who are active voices in this community, few seem … more
We all need to Stay Informed, Get Involved, and Take Action. Staying Informed is the first step but we must take the next step to Get Involved and Take Action to change things. There are many groups that can help … more
I attended the memorial service of a dear friend recently, a friend who had been very active during the Civil Rights Movement in the 60s. A college friend of his spoke at the service about attending protests and marches together, … more
Summer vacation with the family in Vermont. Rainy morning. Aha! Monopoly! I decide to teach my two girls – Hannah (7) and Dhara (5)—how to play. I figure it’s best for them to learn by playing. First they pick their … more
For reference, here’s the contract the City of Allentown signed with Delta Thermo Energy, along with other key information on the proposed waste-to-energy project: DTE-Allentown Contract signed 3-29-12 Related documents on the proposed incinerator plant in Allentown, including expert testimony and … more
From Barnaby Ruhe, 5/9/2012: only local action is going to happen, folks. and probably only mothers’ actions with pots and pans. someone has to stop the imminent destruction for the children. that it is a clear violation of fundamental rights, … more
The Lafayette College Community Garden is my favorite place to be. But what makes it so special? The essence of community: I’m not just growing food for myself, but we’re all growing food for ourselves and our loved ones, together. … more