We want a "peace economy" that creates jobs, invests in our communities, restores and improves public services, saves the environment, and builds the infrastucture. We urge you to sign the petition at www.jobs-not-wars.org that calls for an end to the austerity and militarism that this Congress and Administration seem intent on.
Marc Bittman doesn't just write well about food. His column about climate change certainly deserves attention, as does Bill McKibbens's article to be published in Rolling Stone today. We have to all become environmental activists. We have to all identify the fossil-fuel industry as our mortal enemy.