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Non-profit Food Organizations
The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) is the only organization in the US focused exclusively on promoting the views and interests of the nation's estimated 50 million organic and socially responsible consumers.
The Cornucopia Institute seeks economic justice for the family-scale farming community, by empowering farmers - partnered with consumers - in support of ecologically produced local, organic and authentic food.
Slow Food is a non-profit, eco-gastronomic organization that was founded in 1989 to counteract fast food and fast life.
LocalHarvest is America's #1 organic and local food website. We maintain a definitive and reliable "living" public nationwide directory of small farms, farmers markets, and other local food sources.
Colorado Local Sustainability unites farmers, ranchers, and consumers in order to stimulate the sustainable local food economy in Colorado.
Eat Well Guide has online listings for farmers' markets; sustainably-raised meat, poultry, eggs and dairy; CSA programs; local advocacy organizations; and vegetarian/vegan restaurants.
Green Economy Organizations
Alliance for Sustainable Colorado is working to advance economic, environmental, and social sustainability in Colorado by building cross-sector alliances and networks. It pursues sustainablility through building community across political, racial, economic, social and educational boundaries.
Green for All is a national organization dedicated to building an inclusive green economy strong enough to lift people out of poverty. By advocating for local, state and federal commitment to job creation, job training, and entrepreneurial opportunities in the emerging green economy – especially for people from disadvantaged communities – Green For All fights both poverty and pollution at the same time.
Apollo Alliance promotes policies and initiatives to speed investment in clean energy technology and energy efficiency, put millions of Americans to work in a new generation of well-paid, green collar jobs, and make America a global leader in clean energy products and services.
The We Campaign is a project of The Alliance for Climate Protection -- a nonprofit, nonpartisan effort founded by Nobel laureate and former Vice President Al Gore. The goal of the Alliance is to build a movement that creates the political will to solve the climate crisis -- in part through repowering America with 100 percent of its electricity from clean energy sources within 10 years.
Alternative Media and Political Organizations
The American Freedom Campaign is a non-partisan citizens' alliance formed to protect our Constitutional guarantees of liberty and justice by reversing the abuse of executive power and restoring our system of checks and balances.
AlterNet publishes grassroots success stories and inspirational narratives alongside hard-hitting critiques of policies, investigative reports and expert analysis. We emphasize workable solutions to persistent social problems. Our editorial mix underscores a commitment to fairness, equality and global stewardship, and to making connections across generational, ethnic and issue lines.
Common Dreams newscenter posts breaking news and views for the progressive community.
OpEdNews.com is a tough progressive website, supporting values that are really dead center American, like fairness, democracy, justice, protection of our national resources and commons, and preferring to support humans and America before corporations and religions.
911truth.org seeks justice and redress for those wronged on September 11th, or as a result of the events, beginning with complete disclosure of all records and evidence; reversal of all domestic and foreign policies following from the false premises of the official story; and full accountability for any and all individuals inside and outside the US government involved in the attacks who engaged in crimes of commission, facilitation, complicity, gross negligence, cover-up or obstruction of justice after the fact.