Good News Headlines 5/26/15

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How One Photographer Is Protecting Colorado from Fracking

by Sandra Lupien/Food & Water Watch, AlterNet

The “Don’t Frack Denver” campaign draws renowned nature photographer John Fielder to help keep fracking out of the Mile High City…  Read more

 


 

As Chipotle Goes GMO-free, Monsanto's Worst Fear Is Coming True

by Jonathan Latham, PhD/The Ecologist, AlterNet

Chipotle's decision may compel other food brands to follow suit…  Read more

 


 

Boston to Launch the Nation’s First ‘All-Local’ Public Market

by Sarah Shemkus, Civil Eats

Almost everything sold at the new Boston Public Market will be produced or originate in New England…  Read more

 


 

New York City’s First Vegetarian Elementary School is Flourishing!

by Heather Suhr, The Raw Food World

It all began in 2013 when PS 244, in Queens, New York adopted a 100% vegetarian diet and saw a dramatic transformation in students’ health and performance…  Read more

 


 

Activist Nun Sister Megan Rice And Two Fellow Anti-Nuclear Advocates Released From Prison

from The Associated Press/Huffington Post

An 85-year-old nun and two fellow Catholic peace activists who vandalized a uranium storage bunker were released after serving two years in prison…  Read more

 


 

Pakistan Turns Desert Into a Sea of Solar Panels

by Saleem Shaikh/TomDispatch, Truthdig

One of the world’s largest solar plants has been opened in Pakistan with the aim of supplying clean, reliable energy and helping alleviate the country’s chronic power shortages…  Read more

 

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