Author Archives: We Want Green, Too!
In December, before the holiday Krista Tippett of NPR’s On Being was in town for an interview with Grace Lee Boggs at her home on the East Side of Detroit. As fate would have it some of us had an opportunity … Continue reading
We are always on the watch for new and exciting sustainable ideas happening in and around the Detroit area and this is the latest quiet story….. Element Electronics. For those of you not in the know, Element has created and … Continue reading
By Olga Bonfiglio It was a serendipitous weekend of soul-searching, collaboration, information sharing and problem solving as activists “occupied” Detroit, one of the world’s most de-industrialized cities, to re-imagine “work” and ways it can reinvigorate local communities. Over 300 participants … Continue reading
In re-imagining work, we often ask the question of “Why it Matters?” The team dealt with this important soul-stirring question very early on. Why did it matter that we started with a visual such as the half-moon window? What was … Continue reading