Category Archives: economics

Salvaging food from the existing mechanisms

A group of three impassioned friends, all under the age of 30, started Boulder Food Rescue in August of 2011 with the goal of introducing the problems of waste and want to one another, and with the help of a … Continue reading

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Appropedia, a great website for sustainable living! Sharing knowledge to build rich, sustainable lives. Read about… Appropedia is for collaborative solutions in sustainability, appropriate technology and poverty reduction.   You are welcome to add to and edit Appropedia – your site to find, co-create and improve … Continue reading

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Bit Coin digital Exchange flying higher than ever!

The price of a bitcoin — the uber-buzzy digital currency — is surging. A few weeks ago it was at $40. This morning the price of a Bitcoin hit $100. It’s now over $104, as this pretty chart from … Continue reading

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It is in this incredibly simple way that humanity can finance itself interest free. We can get rid of interest, not by outlawing it, but by creating all the cash we will ever need at zero cost.We don’t need interest, … Continue reading

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