After Decades of Living in a Food Desert, Locals are Building a $2mn Co-op They Own*

Hwaairfan's Blog

After Decades of Living in a Food Desert, Locals are Building a $2mn Co-op They Own*

For nearly 20 years, the residents of this mostly African American Greensboro community had nowhere to shop for food. They tried to attract a big-box grocery store; when that didn’t work, they started their own.

By Liz Pleasant

Guilford County, North Carolina, has 24 food deserts—high-poverty neighbourhoods where at least one-third of the residents live a mile or more from a grocery store. Seventeen of those food deserts are in the city of Greensboro. According to a 2014 report from North Carolina’s Committee on Food Desert Zones, people living in these neighbourhoods are more likely to suffer from obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and more.

“The consequences of food deserts could be enormous for public health, the economy, national security and more,” the report said.

The neighbourhood of Northeast Greensboro is one of those food…

View original post 1,199 more words

ISIL financed from 40 countries, including G20 members – Putin (Press Conf)

Tales from the Conspiratum

Source: ISIL financed from 40 countries, including G20 members – Putin (Press Conf) | Futurist Trendcast

futuristrendcast.wordpress.com

With permission from

President Vladimir Putin says he’s shared Russian intelligence data on Islamic State financing with his G20 colleagues: the terrorists appear to be financed from 40 countries, including some G20 member states.

Putin talks anti-ISIL cooperation with the West and relations with Turkey.

When talking about previous G20 2014 summit in Austalia I think Putin was exceedingly gracious when he said that the event was organized well and it was conducive of work, adding that he left early because he needed to beat the departure lines.

The reality was of course a little different, when ex-PM of Australia Tony Abbott snubbed Putin and announced ahead of the event that he would ‘frontshirt him’ – Australian slang for tackling him and beating him up. On a group photo from the…

View original post 371 more words

“Checklist: 9 Reasons to Question the Paris Terror Attacks”

Image: zengardner.com There is more than enough evidence in the following article and links to show that what happened in Paris last Friday evening was just one more elite-swine perpetrated false-flag event, just one more elite-swine perpetrated crime against humanity: Checklist: 9 Reasons to Question the Paris Terror Attacks [Well, so far: concurrent drills, check. … Continue reading “Checklist: 9 Reasons to Question the Paris Terror Attacks”

“Psychiatric Fascism: Notes from the Underground”

Image: thecommonsenseshow.com I am posting the following article because I believe American psychiatry, the only brand I am familiar with, is just one of many mind-control devices being used by the government to control we the individuals. I do not believe all psychiatrists and psychologists are owned and controlled by the government. But I do … Continue reading “Psychiatric Fascism: Notes from the Underground”