Valerie Vande Panne: When a mass of consumers quit Amazon and its subsidiaries together, Amazon will notice—and, perhaps, pay attention to some consumer-demanded changes.
Valerie Vande Panne: Poor People’s Campaign and Institute for Policy Studies release a “Moral Budget,” ask 2020 candidates to end poverty.
Valerie Vande Panne: Boggs’ theory was that some people will be left outside of production, and they can be either destructive or creative because they’ll be left out.
Valerie Vande Panne: Who knew a community currency could last this long—or bring so much exported business back home?
Valerie Vande Panne: In a perhaps unsurprising move, the state of Ohio has at once both acknowledged rights of nature to exist, and taken them away, with a line written in, of all things, the state budget.
Valerie Vande Panne: The Free Market has grown into a regular event, with one or two held a month, dozens of people attending each one, serving a thousand or more annually.
Valerie Vande Panne: Imagine a pair of sunglasses that block TV screens! I find myself unplugging more and more. Could these glasses block out the daily bombardment of digital ads in public space?