February 4, 2012, 1 Comment

Right now I’m on the ground in Thailand with Actuality Media, working with crews on short films. I’ve met a lot of locals from Southeast Asia so far – in […]


Spreading Sunlight in Homes Around The Globe

December 1, 2011, No comments

There are many movements around the globe working to solve the growing burden of discarded plastics. Some new organizations like Vadxx are returning p ...


Plainly Good Bicycles

October 21, 2011, No comments

Bicycling is, for so many reasons, my favorite mode of transportation. To make a bicycle takes less resources than it does to make a car, to use a bic ...


Spreading A New Perception Rooted in Pre-Modern Methods

September 16, 2011, No comments

Last month, every where I went in Guatemala with Actuality Media, people stopped me with questions and speculation – “What’s in the ...

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    Seeding Farms in Big Cities
    August 22, 2011, 1 Comment

    Last year on a visit to southern Egypt, I careened my neck left and right as I searched both sides of the Nile for the great wheat fields that once [...]

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    A Changemaker With Real Soul
    August 11, 2011, 1 Comment

    Last month I visited a micro-village called La Prusia on the outskirts of Granada, Nicaragua. The village, supported by changemakers from Casas de Esperanza, has a growing community of clean, [...]

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    Food For Life
    July 19, 2011, Comments Off on Food For Life

      On your last trip to the grocery store you may have noticed a new name in the nutrition bar section, or a new logo on your way through the [...]

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    Taking Atrocious to Astonishing
    July 6, 2011, No comments

    Leading people in trouble to believe in their own abilities is a great solution when  given first hand, but an overall obstacle that needs overcome is that many people around [...]

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    Striding Through the Sea(weed) of Change
    June 27, 2011, No comments

    Farming is the most common form of work outside the industrialized nations, and on every continent there are changemaker organizations working to help farmers – help with their resources, their [...]