Tag: Tennessee

Government Raids Gibson Guitars

Gibson got raided by the Feds for allegedly importing endangered wood. But it’s the Feds – who have not charged Gibson with any violations – who are coming under fire.

Posted in HeadCount Community, Sustainability and Climate Change

Health Care Reform Issue Update: Critics and Carriers Still Tearing Apart Health Care Bill

The big debate about Health Care Reform simmered down with the passage of the bill, but it continues to be the core of a nationwide ideological battle over the role government should play.

Posted in Issue Updates, Health Care Reform

Nashville Needs Our Help

Although I’m a native New Yorker, now residing in Texas with stints in St. Louis and Los Angeles in between, there is “no place I’d rather be” than Tennessee. Memphis and Nashville have been frequent vacation destinations and logical road trip stopping points for me over the last near-decade of my life. This is not…

Eating Locally With The Greenway Table

Sustainable agriculture is socially just, environmentally enhancing, and economically viable for the communities in which it exists. If we continually demand the cheapest food possible, we’ll continue to get food produced with cheap labor on land bereft of its beautiful resources from a company that most likely does not care about how it’s created, distributed,…