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Free Homeschool Resources

We’ve heard from permies who like the idea of homeschooling, but think it may be too expensive to pay both private tuition and mandatory property taxes for a public school … Continue reading

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Free/Cheap Permie Resources

Are you interested in learning permaculture, but cannot afford $1,200 in tuition and $300 for books and tools? Are you prevented from attending a Permaculture Design Certificate course in a … Continue reading

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Taken for a Ride

Why is the Hamilton Street Railway not a railway? Director Jim Klein and Researcher Martha Olson say it is because General Motors conspired with Standard Oil, Firestone, Phillips Petroleum, and … Continue reading

August 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Neighbours File By-law Complaint Against HWDSB Over Scott Park Site

Reporter Joey Coleman states Ward 3 residents have asked By-law Enforcement to investigate the run-down appearance of Scott Park in the Pan Am Precinct since it was retaken by the … Continue reading

August 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Sprouts still suck; Globe and Mail is wrong to blindly promote them, especially for school kids | barfblog

We routinely sprout Mumm’s seeds in our kitchen during the winter, to be used as sandwich filling and guinea pig feed. We were dismayed to read today’s post by food … Continue reading

August 28, 2014 · 2 Comments

Council, Nenshi, warm to urban chicken project

Calgary may soon allow urban chickens on a trial basis, since the politicians who voted against them have been purged from its city council. Hamilton needs to do the same. … Continue reading

August 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

Humans Need Not Apply

Technological unemployment is becoming a reality for many workers. The unemployment rate of The Great Depression in the 1930’s was around 25%, but robots may put 45% of modern humans … Continue reading

August 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

Free Provincial Reporting Forms & Guides for Homeschoolers

The Home School Legal Defence Association is offering its reporting forms and guides for all provinces free until Friday, August 29, 2014. Click the link, below, to obtain your fillable … Continue reading

August 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

Is it OK to Pee in the Ocean?

The Georgia Strait Alliance in British Columbia worries that a controversial message from the American Chemical Society advocating urination in the ocean may make residents of Victoria blas√© about dumping … Continue reading

August 23, 2014 · 1 Comment

People’s Climate Mobilisation 20 & 21 September

2014 started with an unusually cold, long winter. Mild temperatures predominated this summer. People who think we are ‘off the hook’ with climate change confuse weather with climate. We are … Continue reading

August 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Labels the law for all mechanically tenderized beef in Canada

A little E-coli with your steak, ma’am? Barfblog spells out the new regulations for mechanically tenderized beef in Canada: Labels the law for all mechanically tenderized beef in Canada | … Continue reading

August 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Ontario 2099

We enjoyed the Hamilton Permaculture Guild’s barbecue at Powell Park’s community garden last night. Many thanks to host Chad MacKay and moderator James Franze. Over dinner, we speculated lackadaisically about … Continue reading

August 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

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