Posts Tagged ‘high unemployment’

Ecology and Poverty II

Posted September 17th, 2010 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on Ecology and Poverty II

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: Some interesting stats:  as of June 30, total U.S. consumer debt stood at $11.7 trillion. Some 11.4% of that debt is delinquent, totaling $1.3 trillion. Meanwhile, as we all learned this week, the number of people living in poverty in the U.S. rose last year and will likely […]

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Ecology and Poverty

Posted September 13th, 2010 in Blog, Featured 1 Comment

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: The latest statistics and studies of poverty in this country are alarming, to say the least. We are going to write more on this through the week and post a longer article on our Zine page. But today, I just want to make note of the profound link […]

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We are really hurting now, Part III

Posted November 23rd, 2009 in Blog, Featured 1 Comment

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: The title of my second book was certainly intended to get attention: Living Beyond the ‘End of the World:’ A Spirituality of Hope. End of the world?  Hope?  How do these things go together? It is uncomfortable, perhaps sad, certainly frightening, but an end of a world is […]

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