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Friends of the Earth’s blog is a staff-run blog that provides policy analysis, insight and commentary about the environment and other progressive issues, advances our campaigns, and builds momentum for a healthy and just world.

Why we got behind failure

Nov. 29, 2011 / Posted by: Ben Schreiber / Categories: Blog, Economics for the Earth / Tags: Ben schreiber

Now that the Select Committee on Deficit Reduction, better known as the super committee, has officially announced that they are not going to reach a deal we can let out a sigh of relief. That’s because, as Paul Krugman wrote, failure is good...

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Last day of the tour

Oct. 28, 2011 / Posted by: Eric Hoffman / Categories: Blog, Food and Technology / Tags: Eric hoffman, Gmo

Friday, October 28, 2011 Whew! After four-plus days of non-stop action here in Atlantic Canada, our tour is starting to slow down. We just had our last meeting this morning with the local government, and we have the rest of the day off to relax an...

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