Media: KCMJ covers local issues

KCMJ now covering local issues By James Schneiter Community radio can make an area vibrant and energetic; it can allow charismatic leaders to emerge; it can create excitement about local…

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Sustainability: Sunrise Garden

Sunrise Garden growing at Hillside By Steven Saint In the U.S., the words “community garden” generally call to mind rows of rectangular raised beds lined up like plots in a…

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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Nonviolence

Iraq vet questions US abuse of troops By James Schneiter Matt Stys served two separate stints in the U.S. Army, was willing to go to war and even die for…