Am I going to Rio+20?

That partly depends on you!

I’m one of eight finalists for a fantastic blogging prize sponsored by tcktcktck, an organization that runs global campaigns for climate action. Tcktcktck will send one blogger to Rio in June to blog from the Rio+20 Earth Summit.

The finals of the contest are happening right now. Each finalist wrote a new post, and mine is “A revolutionary law—for people and nature.”

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Why do we need a local bill of rights?

You say you never heard of a local bill of rights? You’re not alone. I didn’t know much about it either until I attended Democracy School in February. Local or community bills of rights are ordinances that spell out certain natural rights … Read More…