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$256M to Rebuild Gulf Coastlines

The US Interior Department announced last week $256 million in new federal funds to restore vital wetlands and parks along the Gulf coast that...

A Responsibility To Make Peace, A Letter From King Abdullah

My father, the late King Hussein, often said peace is a gift that we give to future generations. And this was Jordan's vision...
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Maine Extends Giving Laptops to Seventh Graders

Maine extended its successful laptop program in schools last week announcing a contract for Apple Computers to supply new laptops to more than...

Bolivia Launches Major New Deal Poverty Program

The new government of Bolivia has announced a sweeping plan to reduce poverty and create employment. Bolivia, the poorest country in South America, will...
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Homeless Choir Inspires Audiences Worldwide

They were homeless in Montreal, yet the singers of Accueil Bonneau Choir (also known as the Montreal Homeless Choir) captivated audiences worldwide -- and...

Steelworkers and Sierra Club Unite

The largest union and the largest environmental group, two sides that have normally opposed each other, have joined forces to inspire workers and CEO's...
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New Orleans gets $60 Million Boost from Tiny Arab Nation

New Orleans receives a big boost this week from the small Persian Gulf country of Qatar who is paying-up a large chunk of the...

Heartier Job Market for Grads in 2006

College grads looking for their first jobs this spring will have an easier time than in recent years. Job-market analysts and career counselors...

Brad Pitt Announces Sustainable Design Competition for New Orleans Neighborhoods

Brad Pitt and Global Green USA announced the Sustainable Design Competition for New Orleans Neighborhoods. "Get ready to create implementable visions for reconstruction of a...
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Transforming a Barren Savannah to a Tropical Rainforest: The Remarkable story of Las Graviotas

EARTH DAY SPECIAL — Imagine miles and miles of desolate savannah in South America, without a tree or bird in sight, a veritable no-man's land....

A Better Way to Recycle Plastic

Perhaps we can take a lesson from the innovative entrepreneurs of India when it comes to recycling plastics. "Alka loves plastics for an exciting reason;...

Open Space Conference Draws Technologists and Social Activists Together to Build Better Communities

Feb. 5, 2006 — A conference to advance the use and technology of wikis and other community-building tools provided the perfect setting to try out...
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Beating the Odds: A Tale Of A Single Parent

What do you do when the odds are against you? When statistics predict failure in spite of your best intentions, how do you react?...

Forgiving the Unforgivable

Why would Peter and Linda Biehl, a wealthy, conservative Newport Beach couple, leave their privileged community for South Africa to work arm in arm...
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Sports Arena Rises From Toxic Wasteland

Instead of looking for land in the outer suburbs to house a new stadium for its basketball and hockey teams, the city of Dallas...
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How I Created The Good News Network While Caring for Three Small Children

'What I have Done, You Can do Also!' A successful career woman just wrote to me saying she, “LOVED, LOVED, LOVED my Web Site.” But...
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Goodwill Summit Ends 50-year Korean Cold War

The first meeting ever between the leaders of North and South Korea sparked friendship between former foes and produced an historic accord that pledges...

Youth Volunteers Deliver Caring Friendships to Armenian Elderly Shut-Ins

An Armenian Red Cross project to help elderly refugees has resulted in some unexpected friendships. The Psycho Social Care for Elderly Refugees project, started...
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The Doctor is a Clown?!?

Do you like the academy award-winning actor Robin Williams? Does free medical care sound like a good idea to you? How about a movie...
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Paper Companies Find Substitute for Trees

Weyerhaeuser, International Paper and Crane are experimenting with non-wood papers, which reduces deforestation, involves fewer pesticides, bleaches, and chemicals, and may create jobs in...