Lifeways Summary. Our social problems (such as war, poverty, crime, drugs, vandalism, and exploitation) are to society what illness is to the body. Like illnesses, the majority of them are preventable and caused by human choices and actions rather than some phenomenon of nature. Blame. The blame for our societal problems is often placed on… Continue reading Fixing Failed Political, Religious, and Economic Institutions
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | 5 June 2009 ResourcesForLife.com Launches the Small Car Society Iowa City, Iowa |12:18 PM Summary. ResourcesForLife.com announced the launch of the Small Car Society. After decades in development, the unveiling of the Small Car Society comes at a time when thse use of small cars is on the rise as people… Continue reading Small Car Society – Press Release
Activism Summary. The music video of the song What About Now by Daughtry is an inspirational God’s eye view of the world renewing and healing hopeful work going on all over the earth. The video is available on iTunes and for viewing on YouTube.
Health “Ask your doctor if intense dark chocolate truffles with espresso roast coffee might be right for you.“ Summary. On 19 July 2007, Starbucks and Hershey publicly announced that they would be partnering to manufacture a new line of chocolates, including Espresso Truffles. World Medical Opinion. Members of the world-wide medical community have not been… Continue reading Espresso Roast Coffee Dark Chocolate Truffles from Starbucks and Hershey – Pharmaceutical-Grade Cure for Cancer, Diabetes, Parkinson’s disease, headaches, depression, and cavities
Lifeways Summary. The Gullah Man is an ambassador, artist, and edutainer (educator and entertainer) for his city, Savannah, Georgia. He welcomes visitors, makes art, recites poetry, inspires, and shares love. His hand crafted roses and other objects made out of palm reeds are beautiful works of art. The High Definition video below was recorded by… Continue reading The Gullah Man of Savannah Georgia – Artistic Ambassador of Love – Canon 5DMKII High Definition Video
Effective Living Summary. On 6 May 2009, in a Public Radio broadcast of The Story, Dick Gordon interviewed Doug Rodriguez, the Principal of Miami Central Senior High. This is an amazing and inspiring story that every educator should listen to. Click here to download the MP3 audio of the interview. “President Obama recently outlined the… Continue reading Doug Rodriguez of Miami Central Senior High Interview on The Story of Public Radio
Activism > Advertising Summary. When commercial television advertising goes above and beyond the norm to offer humor, hope, or inspiration, we like to promote and acknowledge such efforts. We consider this kind of advertising a form of marketplace activism. Here are some examples from Vodafone in India. Thanks to Makur Jain for bringing these ads… Continue reading Vodafone Commercial Television Advertisement in India with Cute Dog and Girl
Activism > Environment > Power Summary. The United States represents 4% of the world’s population, yet consumes 25% of the world’s oil. We’re using 21 million barrels of oil every day. Over 70% of our oil usage is imported. That’s 700 billion dollars a year in dollars leaking out of the United States – a situation that will… Continue reading T. Boone Pickens Plan for Solar, Wind, and Natural Gas Power Future Sustainability
Lifeways Summary. The TED.com website is an uplifting online resource that presents a menu of content visually based on the setting of your choice: recently updated, most viewed, etc. We’ve filed it under Lifeways, since the overall message is about envisioning and working toward a positive future for the planet. The TED Prize. Winners of… Continue reading Ted.com – Technology Entertainment Design
Summary. The MakurJain.com website by Dr. Makur Jain is now online. Hindi Translation Services are available. Translation is provided from Hindi to English as well as English to Hindi. If you need to have a book, writing, or similar document translated, contact Makur Jain through the website. As the site expands, this new online resource is… Continue reading MakurJain.com is the new domain by Dr. Makur Jain
The Nothing But Nets campaign is using something as simple as nets to save lives in Africa. From the NothingButNets.net website: Nothing But Nets is a grassroots campaign to save lives by preventing malaria, a leading killer of children in Africa. While the UN Foundation has been working with the UN to fight malaria for… Continue reading Nothing But Nets, Activism Leveraging Simple Things for a Big Impact
Gregory Paul Johnson > Journal There is now a web page for the new book from Gregory Paul Johnson, Put Your Life on a Diet: Lessons Learned from Living in 140 Square Feet. Click here to visit the new page.