28 Aug '13, 6pm

Making Fair Trade a Reality

Sierra Club volunteer Jesse Swanhuyser is so committed to educating people on the threats of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP ) that the California lawyer recently spent three days traveling through Ohio with other volunteers to speak at educational meetings. "Every person in every room was always astonished to find out about the secret discussions taking place in a trade deal that undermines not only our environmental goals, but also our hopes for working people, family farmers, and the potential for sustainable development," says Jesse. Now Jesse, who is the chair of the Sierra Club's committee on international trade, human rights, and the environment, is spending time back in California doing similar coalition building and education work. "The name of my Sierra Club committee is long, but it says something about what these trade agreements are all about - they cover m...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/environmental-policy/making-fai...

Tweets

Making HDBs More Affordable

thefinance.sg 28 Aug '13, 10am

In case you have the misconception that I am one of those anti-PAP Singaporeans after reading my views on the proposed Med...

Making it easier to discover new features in AdWords

Making it easier to discover new features in Ad...

adwords.blogspot.com 28 Aug '13, 5pm

You're busy, and we know it's not always easy to stay on top of every innovation and change in AdWords. To keep you inform...

A fair chance: In all the negativities, prejudice, manipulation and even perpetuated lies against highly accla...

A fair chance: In all the negativities, prejudi...

bigdogdotcom.wordpress.com 31 Aug '13, 3pm

I actually thought Tanda Putera was good – and no, I have not been paid to write this – Jason Kay AUGUST 31, 2013 I felt a...

When Life Isn't Fair

kiasuparents.com 02 Sep '13, 9am

It all started when my child blurted out one day "It's not fair!" when she didn't get her way. I ignored the statement and...

20 Sneakerheads Discuss the Reality of Sneaker Collecting

20 Sneakerheads Discuss the Reality of Sneaker ...

complex.com 29 Aug '13, 5pm

Every sneaker collector has a different approach, every sneaker collector has a different focus, every sneaker collector h...

The Augmented Reality America’s Cup

spectrum.ieee.org 29 Aug '13, 7pm

To begin with, consider the boats chosen for the competition: They are 22-meter (72-foot) catamarans, the highest-performa...

Who Are The Big 5 In The Carbon Trade?

cleantechnica.com 31 Aug '13, 12pm

Consumer technology is going to exist indefinitely, perhaps for as long as the human species exists. At CleanTechnica, we ...

Trade in your old watch for a new one with a di...

greatdeals.com.sg 28 Aug '13, 3am

25 Hours wants your old watch in exchange for a discount on a brand new watch purchase. Simply bring any of your old watch...

Special Offer: Nomads Asha Tunic Dress: Nomads Asha Tunic Dress£49.95 £39.96

Special Offer: Nomads Asha Tunic Dress: Nomads ...

naturalcollection.com 26 Aug '13, 7am

This striking paisley pattern will never go out of fashion and the sheer sleeves and neckline make it easy to wear any tim...

Special Offer: Nomads Organic Cotton Tunic: Nomads Organic Cotton Tunic£35.00 £28.00

Special Offer: Nomads Organic Cotton Tunic: Nom...

naturalcollection.com 26 Aug '13, 7am

A great block colour fair trade tunic in warm organic cotton jersey that is far from ordinary in its design and sparkly se...

#ThrowbackThursday to my #TeamEmmitt days. Making him WORK. Right, @EmmittSmith22? #DWTS

#ThrowbackThursday to my #TeamEmmitt days. Maki...

strictlycheryl.com 29 Aug '13, 4pm

Throwback Thursday to my Team Emmitt days. Making him WORK. tags: Cheryl Burke throwback thursday throwbackthursday TBT DW...

Special Offer: Komodo Don Long Sleeve Polo Top: Komodo Don Long Sleeve Polo Top£45.00 £36.00

Special Offer: Komodo Don Long Sleeve Polo Top:...

naturalcollection.com 26 Aug '13, 7am

This fair trade long sleeved top is a great casual top to wear everyday, made in Nepal from high quality materials, hemp a...

Startupz: First ever startup-focused fair in As...

sgentrepreneurs.com 28 Aug '13, 8am

STARTUPz! is the first ever career event hosted by startup Jobs Asia in Singapore! The objectives of the event are to enab...

Green Leaders in the Making: #GBM

Green Leaders in the Making: #GBM

greenbuildermag.com 26 Aug '13, 10pm

Not enough information: It’s every type-A executive’s nightmare. Yet, it was with scant details that in March this year, a...