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Teen killed in New Orleans believed in the power of food justice and gardens

grist.org — I met George Carter when he was 10 years old, at a banquet where his organization, Kids Rethink New Orleans Schools*, was receiving an award. The "Rethinkers" are young people who came together in 2006, after Hurricane Katrina, to ensure that students' voices would be heard in the rebuilding of public schools.
Oct 23, 2014

RT @grist: Teen killed in New Orleans believed in the power of food justice and gardens bit.ly/1vP87A5 pic.twitter.com/lrKEfKcxwq

Oct 22, 2014

Teen killed in New Orleans believed in the power of food justice and gardens grist.org/food/teen-kill… via @grist

Oct 22, 2014

@jameskarst: "George was found dead from gunshots yesterday morning. He was 15." grist.org/food/teen-kill…” & he loved gardens.

Oct 22, 2014

Teen killed in New Orleans believed in the power of food justice and gardens grist.org/food/teen-kill…

Will South Florida be the shortest-lived state in the union?

grist.org — Philip Stoddard, mayor of South Miami, Fla., has expressed that the city - and much of the rest of the state of Florida - would like to secede from its motherland. Honestly, fair! Florida is widely recognized as the State That Sense Forgot, so I'd also be trying to get the hell out of dodge.

Rooftop solar is just the beginning; utilities must innovate or go extinct

grist.org — By now, most people are aware that solar power - particularly distributed solar power, in the form of rooftop panels - poses a threat to power utilities. And utilities are fighting back, attempting to impose additional fees and restrictions on solar customers.
Oct 22, 2014

RT @medurnin: Rooftop solar is just the beginning; utilities must innovate or go extinct grist.org/climate-energy… via @grist

Oct 22, 2014

ICYMI: Rooftop solar is just the beginning; utilities must innovate or go extinct grist.org/climate-energy…

Oct 22, 2014

Our power utilities are structured to oppose our social and environmental goals grist.org/climate-energy…

Oct 22, 2014

Rooftop solar is just the beginning; utilities must innovate or go extinct grist.org/climate-energy…

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