Archives for May 2010

A Society of the Holy Earth

May 22, 2010 at 9:55 pm

“I propose a Society of the Holy Earth. Chapters and branches it may have, but its purpose is not to be organization and its practice is not to be the operation of parliamentary machinery. It will have nothing to ask of anybody, not even of Congress. It will not be based on profit-and-loss. It will... View Article

Encore Online – The Agricultural Act of Eating:

May 12, 2010 at 9:37 pm

“Eating is an agricultural act.” Wendell Berry’s quote is a simple observation of the reality of eating. So much energy and advertising is expended trying to separate us from what we eat that we don’t stop to realize that over 90 percent of a supermarket is not even food. Remaining blissfully unaware of what we... View Article