Couple Builds Tiny House for only $420. Meet Liam and Rachel, who built this cute 6.25-metre tiny house for just $420.
Using almost entirely recycled materials, including bits and pieces scavenged from building sites and dumpsters, the couple built their first home with no previous building experience. The teeny little house has a small living area downstairs and above it a loft with a double bed. As they’re living in community Liam and Rachel didn’t need to include a kitchen and bathroom, as they have shared facilities and a communal living space nearby. This is their perfect retreat, surrounded by vegetable plots and looking out onto beautiful native bush.
See more about Liam and Rachel’s community in our free-to-view feature film A Simpler Way: Crisis as Opportunity. Venäläiset todistavat, että pienimuotoinen luomuviljely voi ruokkia maailman. Venäläiset todistavat, että pienimuotoinen luomuviljely voi ruokkia maailman. Ihminen on oman hyvinvointinsa paras asiantuntija – Päättäjät: antakaa ihmisten itse valita, mitä he elämässään arvostavat. Me. Ilmastonmuutosta vastaan taisteleva viljelijä jätti peltonsa kyntämättä ja antoi matojen mellastaa – kova maa muuttui äkkiä kuohkeaksi ja joustavaksi. Unelmien maatila. Livonsaaren kyläyhdistys. Michael Prysner. Prysner is a US Army veteran who served in Iraq.
His rank was corporal. According to Prysner, his duties in Iraq included ground surveillance, home raids and the interrogation of prisoners, and these experiences led him to take an anti-war stand. In March 2008, Prysner was a member of a panel discussing the topic Winter Soldier: Iraq & Afghanistan in Maryland. At the event, he spoke about period in Iraq as a soldier and his personal views about the two wars. His testimony became known as the "Our Real Enemies" speech and it begged a standing ovation in the end. LI ANDERSSON: DEMARIPÄÄMINISTERIN TAKIA ELIITTI TEKEE ENNENNÄKEMÄTTÖMIÄ PROVOKAATIOITA.
YHTEYSTIEDOT « Hyvinvointivaltion vaalijat ry - HYVA. Melliodora Tour with David Holmgren & Su Dennett. In Episode 2 of Permaculture Tours, we visit Melliodora, the home of David Holmgren and Su Dennett in Victoria, Australia.
David is the co-originator of the permaculture concept and this tour offers an insight into how he and Su have designed their home and gardens according to permaculture principles. Come and take a tour through the four zones that make up their 1-hectare property – vegetable gardens, fruit trees, geese, goats and chickens, a tiny house, and a very cool “cool cupboard” in the kitchen! Find out more about Melliodora and David and Su’s work: Holmgren Design: Retrosuburbia: Thinking about showing one of our films at an event? Cool! Joseph Stiglitz, Nobel-winning economist, says end the GDP. Anna Kontula on kommunisti ja nyt hän kertoo, miksi termiä ei pidä välttää – ”Itse olen valinnut tämän strategian” A Brief History of Anarchism: The European Tradition.
A recent spate of letter bombs dispatched to foreign embassies in Rome, as well as the headquarters of a far-right Italian political party, focused attention upon a rogue group of anarchists that claimed responsibility for the attacks.
The Informal Federation of Anarchy says it is a cobbled-together coalition of anarchist outfits in Italy, and boasts ties with like-minded groups across the world. Their parcel bombing campaign follows a similar wave of deliveries sent in November by Greek anarchists to embassies in Athens. But security experts aren't wringing their hands over an emerging global threat. One told TIME that the aborted bombings were simply "something [the anarchists] have to do from time to time to show that they exist.
" Anarchist organizations in Italy and elsewhere today may be as fringe as analysts say they are, but they are the heirs of a political credo that deeply impacted the past two centuries of world history. Outline of anarchism. Overview of and topical guide to anarchism Nature of anarchism Manifestos and expositions
Osuustoimintaliike kokoaa pieniä pääomia – Svinhuvfud. Who we are - P2P Foundation. The P2P Foundation was co-founded by Michel Bauwens and James Burke in 2005, with the technical assistance of Brice Leblevennec.
Since then, we’ve benefited from many contributions to our knowledge commons from a rich variety of individuals. While there are distinct roles within the network (find out more here), this is the team that is presently working fully dedicated to P2P Foundation and P2P Lab. We are pleased to meet you! Michel Bauwens (P2P Foundation. I’m an environmental journalist, but I never write about overpopulation. Here’s why. This piece was originally published in September 2017.
It has been lightly updated. I did an event with environmental journalist (and personal hero) Elizabeth Kolbert in September 2017, in which we discussed various matters related to journalism and climate change. Subsequently, one of the attendees wrote and asked why I hadn’t talked about population. Isn’t overpopulation the real root of our environmental ills? Anyone who’s ever given a talk on an environmental subject knows that the population question is a near-inevitability (second only to the nuclear question). Schwarzenegger planning to sue oil companies for 'knowingly killing people all over the world’ Bolivia to Be Completely Food Independent in 2020 by Investing in Small Farmers. (UR) Bolivia — How can we go about tackling climate change while promoting a flourishing local economy and ensuring food security, all at the same time?
The U.N. -led 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, launched in September 2015, would have you believe we need another 15 years to reach any kind of substantial progress on these issues. India's Gay Prince Invites Homeless LGBTQ Individuals to Live in His Palace. Prince Manvendra Singh Gohil during the Canal Parade through the Canals of Amsterdam, during the Gay Pride | © REX/Shutterstock Members of the disadvantaged LGBTQ community in India, a country where same-sex relations still remain illegal, will soon be able to use a 15-acre ancestral palace in Gujarat as a refuge from discrimination and persecution.
The development comes after India’s only openly gay member of royalty, Prince Manvendra Singh Gohil of Rajpipla, Gujarat, decided to open the gates of his palace to the community and also turn a part of his ancestral estate into a help centre with counselling, care, and medical attention. China reassigns 60,000 soldiers to plant trees in bid to fight pollution. China has reportedly reassigned over 60,000 soldiers to plant trees in a bid to combat pollution by increasing the country's forest coverage.
A large regiment from the People's Liberation Army, along with some of the nation's armed police force, have been withdrawn from their posts on the northern border to work on non-military tasks inland. The majority will be dispatched to Hebei province, which encircles Beijing, according to the Asia Times which originally reported the story.
The area is known to be a major culprit for producing the notorious smog which blankets the capital city. We’ll tell you what’s true. Miksi Greta Thunbergin kasvukriiikkiä sensuroidaan? Bolivia to be completely food independent in 2020 by investing in small farmers. Kuka? – Kirjoituksia. Pjotr Kropotkin täyttää 170 vuotta. Pjotr Kropotkin Leivan valloitus. Desert Control. When the cows come home. The breezy open-air milking barn on Mirella Ravera’s farm is as serene as a yoga studio. Cows wearing ankle bracelets wander freely between open stalls lined with latex pads covered with sand and a top layer of straw that’s fluffed twice a day. At one end of the barn, bristly back-scratchers are mounted at the height of a cow’s ribs and an automated feeder dispenses food (or doesn’t) after synching with a cow’s bracelet to determine whether she has had her meal allocation.
Ravera had the barn built in 2011 specifically to accommodate a 24-hour milking machine manufactured in Britain. The cows stroll unprompted to its gate, where they queue patiently. When an animal’s bracelet confirms that she is due to be milked, the gate swings open and she stands, facing a feeding bin, while the laser-guided pump milks her. Greta Thunberg calls for ‘system change not climate change’. Here’s what that could look like. Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish climate activist, is calling for system change. At a press conference in Brussels, she told the European Commission that in order to fight climate change we need to change our political and economic systems – a message that has been repeated on signs and in chants in the student climate strikes around the world.
The school climate strikes, which she started alone in August 2018, have become a social movement with 1,659 strikes planned for March 15 in 105 countries. But what is system change? How do entire systems change? When we see “save the planet” initiatives, they often look like individual decisions that don’t cost much, like switching to a bamboo toothbrush or washing containers before you recycle them. Why sustainability is no longer enough, yet still very important on the road to regeneration. Onko irtikytkentä realistinen tavoite Suomelle? – Versus. In an era of brutal cuts, one ordinary place has the imagination to fight back. The story of local government today can be summed up in one word: cuts.
Brutal, life-changing, future-cancelling cuts. As many as 1,000 children’s centres have been closed by English councils since David Cameron took office in 2010. Agrihoods: the urban communities built around their own farms. A new type of housing community known as an "agrihood" is popping up around the US.Agrihoods are built around working farms and are replacing the golf communities once favored by baby boomers. There are about 150 agrihoods in the US and more in development. Millennials are saying "so long" to the country club and "hello" to the farm. Many so-called agrihoods — short for "agricultural neighborhoods" — are cropping up around the US, and they're aimed at farm-to-table-loving millennials. Loosely defined by the Urban Land Institute as master-planned housing communities with working farms as their focus, agrihoods have ample green space, barns, and outdoor community kitchens.
Some boast greenhouses and rows and rows of fruit trees. Solidaarisuus. When the cows come home. Philip Lymbery. Singsbyn ekokylä - Luomura ry. Nations to Sign Groundbreaking Arctic Ocean Fishing Ban. The U.S. and nine of the world's largest fishing economies will sign an agreement Wednesday in Ilulissat, Greenland that bans commercial fishing in the central Arctic Ocean for the next 16 years. "This is the first multilateral agreement of its kind to take a legally binding, precautionary approach to protect an area from commercial fishing before that fishing has begun," the U.S.
State Department said in a statement on Monday. Signatories include the U.S., Canada, Denmark (for Greenland and the Faroe Islands), Norway, Russia, China, Iceland, Japan, the Republic of Korea and the European Union. The world's rising temperatures have significantly thawed Arctic ice, and shipping operations have eyed the melting North Pole as a new economic opportunity. By the same token, commercial fishing may become viable in areas where such activity was previously not possible, the State Department noted.
Anarkismi. Our new international movement will fight rising fascism and globalists. Waste to Aqua Industry - a Kolkata Model. CityLab. Untitled. Sea Shepherd. Welcome to cycle heaven: why we moved our family to the Netherlands. Kimbal Musk — Elon’s brother — predicts a movement of millennial workers fleeing desk jobs for farms. Suomalainen viljelytekniikka voi auttaa viemään perunan avaruuteen. Pieni keskipohjalaiskylä onnistui siinä, mistä monet muut vain haaveilevat. How to Get High on Soil - The Atlantic. Munataksitoiminnasta tunnettu maajussi kulkee taas omia polkujaan – myy tilansa asiakkailleen, jätti maataloustuet nostamatta. Church of Reality. Miksi kauppa myy epäreiluja munia ja pahoinvointipossua? — Mikko Välttilä.
Hataravi. Pohjoinen permakulttuuri. Tyrnävän viljapeltojen keskellä lainehtii hamppuviljelmä – video. Kuituhamppubisnes kurottaa korkealle – suomalaista luonnonkuitua viedään autoteollisuuden käyttöön Hollantiin. Kuituhampusta unelmoidaan ekologista vaihtoehtoa puuvillalle – mutta ensin pitää keksiä, miten se niitetään jouhevasti. Yrttitarhassa konstit on monet! Permakulttuuri - hiljainen vallankumous - Takku.