Posts Tagged ‘vandana shiva’

Sustainability Lexicon Explores Seed Banks, Seed Swaps and “Seed Sovereignty” Issues

Sustainability Lexicon Explores Seed Banks, Seed Swaps and “Seed Sovereignty” Issues

“The latest video from The Lexicon of Sustainability‘s Douglas Gayeton explores seed banks, seed swaps and the work of environmental activist, author and physicist Dr. Vandana Shiva, who explains the “seed sovereignty” movement.” From Bay Area Bites, KQED Blog.

Food and Sustainability Leaders- Video Playlist Guide

Food and Sustainability Leaders- Video Playlist Guide

This page contains a video playlist guide of food and sustainability leaders that have appeared on Cooking Up a Story from our interview and talk segments.

From USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack: A Failure to Communicate

From USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack: A Failure to Communicate

Four years into the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression, some Americans are losing confidence that the conventional wisdom at our disposal, whether liberal or conservative, is capable of restoring the financial security and opportunity we once enjoyed.

David Korten: Capitalism’s Threat to Democracy, part 2 (video)

David Korten: Capitalism’s Threat to Democracy, part 2 (video)

David Korten, author, and co-founder of Yes! magazine shares his views on the importance of building local, community-based economies.

David Korten: Capitalism’s Threat to Democracy (video)

David Korten: Capitalism’s Threat to Democracy (video)

David Korten, author of When Corporations Rule The World, minces no words about the dangers our capitalist system poses to democracy.