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    October 22, 2011

    McKibben: Islands are barometers of climate change

    "The most painful phrase to come out of the last few years was, 'Too big to fail,'" author, educator and environmentalist Bill McKibben told a packed house at the Strand Theatre, Oct. 14. "The real meaning of that phrase was simply that those banks were too big." McKibben, who spearheads the climate change campaign, was in Rockland as keynote for the fourth annual Sustainable Island Living Conference. ...

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    August 26, 2011

    Common Ground seeks photo-art proposals

    The Common Ground Country Fair is soliciting proposals from artists to choreograph a group gathering and photograph on the Common Saturday, Sept. 24 as part of Moving Planet, a global day of action to inspire solutions to the climate crisis. As part of the Climate Change focus of the 2011 Common Ground Country Fair, MOFGA and Transition Towns are inviting all fairgoers to gather on the Common and be in a ...

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