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What Counts As Indie In Books?

I love the idea of Indie. Finding a true independent in a world filled with big, powerful organizations is a lucky thing, like finding a four-leaf clover. So, I was excited to discover IndieBound this morning. IndieBound is the web site of an association of

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A Corkboard Candidacy

U.S. Senator Bernard Sanders is considered a possible candidate for President in 2016, but months have passed since his name was proposed by liberal activists, and still we don’t know what Sanders means to do. He hasn’t agreed to run, but he has pointedly refused

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Why is Ron Paul Federalizing School Contraception Policy?

“social conservatives… are better to leave the legislative remedies for important social issues at the level where they constitutionally belong, namely at the discretion of state and local officials.” — Ron Paul, November 2008 “our founders never intended for social policy to be decided at

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How To Make Dandelion Coffee

Will coffee and dandelions swap places again, with dandelions overtaking the Starbucks brew in popularity? Maybe, if Americans learn to drink down the bitter root and fend for themselves.

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Find Local Food

Local Harvest is a site that allows people to search for markets that emphasize local food, and for farmers and food artisans who sell directly to people who intend to eat their food.

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How To Build Your Own Windmill

A couple of days ago, I noted the efforts of startups in this country and others to manufacture a windmill that would fit on a roof, balcony or porch of a person’s home. These are admirable efforts, but because the products are manufactured using fossil

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?