Blue Mountain Center Commons: A Gathering of Stories & Culture

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Law Creating NEA is a Work of Art in Itself

Law Creating NEA is a Work of Art in Itself

1965 legislation launching  NEA & NEH is a remarkable statement about culture in America

A More Equitable Economy Exists Right Next Door 1

A More Equitable Economy Exists Right Next Door

In Quebec, coops and non-profit businesses account for 8-10 percent of GDP

Spoken Word Duo Performs at DC Women's March 2

Climbing PoeTree Performs at DC Women’s March

Dynamic spoken word/hip hop duo declares “Love Will Triumph”

A Choral Fantasia for GLBTQ Families

A Choral Fantasia for GLBTQ Families

“It was so moving to work on this the same year the Supreme Court ruling came out,” says Clearfield, who wrote much of the composition at BMC.

Filmmaker Shalini Kantayya Captures the Power of Solar Energy

Filmmaker Shalini Kantayya Captures the Power of Solar Energy

A self-proclaimed sci-fi fanatic, it comes as no surprise that ecological complexity would become the star of Kantayya’s first feature.

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Video Highlights What’s at Stake in Health Care Repeal

Artist Tona Wilson helps spell out what’s really happening in the Trump Era

Old Lady Who?

Old Lady Who?

When and where does Old start?

How to Beat Back the Billionaires

How to Beat Back the Billionaires

Reforms in state taxes can soften the blow of Trump’s giveaway to the one-percent

The Growing Cultural Edge of the Climate Justice Movement 1

Strengthening the Cultural Roots of Democracy & Climate Justice

If we all spent the next 4, 8 or 12 years building local autonomy and political community,  we would already have the hardest part of our work done for coming elections.

Barrier Beach—On Nature and Segregation from South Africa to Yosemite 2

Barrier Beach—On Nature and Segregation from South Africa to Yosemite

An African-American park ranger at Yosemite says he is more likely to encounter a tourist from Finland or Israel than an African-American.