Thursday, November 15, 2007

Charlevoix Courier profiles Rebecca Glotfelty's film

In its article "Glotfelty Goes Behind the Scenes in the West Bank," written by staff writer Benjamin Gohs, the Charlevoix Courier profiled Rebecca Glotfelty and her film "Such a Normal Thing."

Read the article in the paper's November 15, 2007 e-Edition:

The Little Traverse League for Peace and Freedom showed the film on October 23 at the Charlevoix Public Library. (For information about the next film in the series, see the right sidebar.)

Gohs also wrote an editorial, "Before Peace First Must Come the Truth," about the Israeli-Palestinian problem in the same edition of the newspaper. Read it by following this link:

Thursday, November 8, 2007

Reduce your carbon footprint: stop junk mail & other green links

Here's a group that will help you stop all of that junk mail that clutters your mailbox and turns you into a high-volume carbon consumer without your consent.

The holidays are coming up. Check out Low Impact Living for some green gift ideas.

Here's a great green guide from National Geographic:

And a blog with lots of green links and hints that helps you use consumer power:

Friday, November 2, 2007

"Peace Meal"

Little Traverse League for Peace and Freedom invites everyone to a Peace Meal

Peace Meal – talk peace with friends over soup and bread.
Share simple food and get to know members of your community interested in peace and environmental issues.

Everyone is welcome to attend a get-together at 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, at the Alcove Café, 103 Park Avenue. Find out about the group. Tell us what you think. Get to know people in your community who are interested in peace and environmental issues. And join us for a simple supper of soup and bread.