The Changing Face of Society as Fuel Prices Rise

Christopher Steiner is one of a number of recent authors who have considered the future of everything from cars, Walmart, delivery services and the suburbs as the price of oil based fuels increase.

Working With Local Produce

Around North America, there is a resurgence of interest in harvesting, preserving and cooking with local food. With local farmer’s markets, backyard chickens, and victory gardens making a comeback, people are more aware of issues surrounding the sustainability of their food choices. [ad#468] Books such as “The 100 Mile Diet” and “The Omnivore’s Dilemma” have […]

Walmart Worker Dies in Black Friday Stampede

Scenes such as this, where a store clerk, probably on minimum wage, is trampled to death by a mob of greedy consumers… Worker dies at Long Island Wal-Mart after being trampled in Black Friday stampede Wal-Mart spokesman Dave Tovar called the incident a “tragic situation.” “The safety and security of our customers and associates is […]