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By lucas@endneoliberalism On 4 Jun, 2017 At 08:10 PM | Categorized As Urban Farming | With 0 Comments

Economic growth is a delusion under a Linear Economy. Global GDP skyrocketed from $1.34 trillion to $60.6 trillion in only four decades; GDP, however, accounts for each and every economic transaction, whether it be diabetes treatment, the cleaning of oil spills, or even war. Paul Hawken exposes in Natural Capitalism that “$2 trillion of the $9 trillion [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 10 Feb, 2014 At 11:29 PM | Categorized As Green Business, Urban Farming | With 0 Comments
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Next month, Zero Carbon Food will start growing vegetables beneath the Northern line of the London Underground. The UK start-up will grow food next to the hundreds of restaurants that serve it. A special Eco-friendly benefit of growing produce underground is that temperature remains stable all year round, thus reducing energy use and costs. Learn [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 12 Nov, 2013 At 12:44 PM | Categorized As Urban Farming | With 0 Comments
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It’s time to listen to the people who are affected the most by climate change. Last year, Naderev Saño, the lead negotiation for the Philippines at the U.N. Climate Change Conference in Doha, delivered a tearful speech about climate change. Today, the Phillipines is engulfed in one of the worst extreme weather disasters any country [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 25 Sep, 2013 At 02:07 PM | Categorized As Green Business, Urban Farming | With 0 Comments
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High protein, non-GMO insects can be grown quickly and processed into chips to be distributed throughout the world’s slums. On Monday, Bill Clinton awarded a group of McGill MBA students with the $1 million Hult Prize to accelerate their business plan. Insects are already part of a healthy daily diet for over 2 billion people [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 20 Aug, 2013 At 02:34 PM | Categorized As Urban Farming | With 0 Comments
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The Ontario’s Bee Association is urging people to sign the petition for Premier Kathleen Wynne to ban pesticides. In the past two years alone, Ontario lost 35% of its bee population to new and more powerful pesticides being used on GMO crops such as corn and soy. If the bees die, we lose all foods. [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 20 Jun, 2013 At 02:10 PM | Categorized As Urban Farming | With 0 Comments
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Heavy floods created a state of emergency in Alberta when a ‘Sour Gas’ pipeline raptured in Turner Valley. People from Canmore, Banff, High River, Black Diamond and Turner Valley have been urged to move indoors and prepare for evacuation, the Globe and Mail reports.

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 14 Jun, 2013 At 09:36 PM | Categorized As Urban Farming | With 0 Comments

The United States alone suffered $110 billion in damages from weather related disasters in 2012, the Huffington Post records. The country experienced record temperatures that led to droughts and wildfires, plus there were two huge hurricanes, including Sandy that ravaged the North Eastern coast. Ignoring climate change won’t make it go away.

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 13 May, 2013 At 03:48 PM | Categorized As Urban Farming | With 0 Comments

Connecticut Carry released a press release last week attacking Neil Heslin, who lost his child in the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary last December, Dead State reports. Among many barbarities, the gun nuts accused Mr. Heslin of profiteering writing that he found “the employment he has needed for so long lobbying against the rights [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 7 May, 2013 At 05:25 PM | Categorized As Urban Farming | With 0 Comments

Today, violent repression in Argentina is aimed at those groups of poor people who suffer the most from Kirchner’s Neoliberal economy. They are the native people displaced from their land to make space for Monsanto’s soy, or the native people living close to open-pit mining areas, or those whose lives will soon be shattered by [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 7 May, 2013 At 04:09 PM | Categorized As Urban Farming | With 0 Comments

Gun fanatics plan to “put the government on notice” this July 4th by marching on Washington with their loaded weapons. 75 to 90% of Americans support background checks. This threat by gun fanatics who abide by an extremist right-wing ideology is a direct attack on the democratic process. It’s terrorism. The threat by this militant [...]