Category Archives: Sustainability

The May March Against Monsanto grew into a state ballot initiative to require the labeling of genetically modified foods (GMOs). This was one of many examples where grassroots activism surged for positive community change. (photo by Mark Lewis)

2014: comebacks, progress

2014 a year of comebacks, progress By Steven Saint Despite a year when violence and injustice seemed to gain ground as rapidly as climate change, we witnessed numerous signs of…

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Sustainability

What a food future plan is and why having one matters By Steven Saint Feeding the people of El Paso County in the foreseeable and distant future will be challenged…

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Sustainability

Pikes Peak region needs ‘Food Future’ blueprint Steven Saint Where is your next meal coming from? If you’re like most middle-class Americans, you don’t give it much thought. You’ll pick…

Julie Ott delivers the word on GMOs at the March Against Monsanto.

GMOs, frackers face ballot

By Julie Ott and Lotus There is a growing movement to wrestle control over our health and well-being from corporations coming to Colorado in pursuit of profits. This local-control revolution…