Struggle Street is a long running program organised by the Unemployed Workers Union to help highlight the problems facing the less fortunate in our local, national and global communities, and to be their advocate. Discussion is varied, ranging from the effects of capitalism to politics, legislation, government action and inaction, and corruption.
The backyard organic gardens central to the current series of posts on The Archdruid Report -- and equally central to most strategies for relocation in the face of looming energy shortages -- have a lot of work to do in the period between the last frosts of spring and the first frosts of fall.
August 28 marks the 47th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s
“I Have a Dream” speech, and while crowds gather to celebrate the
anniversary in Washington, DC, they’ll be joined by an unlikely visitor: