Weekly Link Roundup: Via founding editor Waylon Lewis.
“America needs to reallocate its food subsidies”: 63% goes directly or indirectly to the meat and dairy industries. Less than 1% goes to fruit and vegetable cultivation. Less than 2% goes to nut and legume cultivation. (usmfreepress.org)
Low tides and high tides in Great Britain:
America’s Fertilizer Keeps Blowing Up. It Doesn’t Have To – Europe & Australia long ago recognized the benefits of a fertilizer formula that doesn’t blow up. Here, the chemical industry fought back. (motherjones.com)
hot on elephant
The 4 Stages of a Good Divorce. A Letter to my Children: You do not come from a Broken Home. These People are Rare Gems—Keep Them, Fight for Them, don’t Give Up on Them. Mom, can I Call her Mom, Too? Jon Stewart makes first appearance since retiring—”it’s not your country.” Waylon shares 10 transformingly beautiful Quotes about Love. My Marriage had to End—for my Life to Begin. Why your Yoga Goals are (Probably) Irrelevant, if not Downright Dangerous. The Day I Stopped Running. Dear Woman in the White Car at Margaritas Mexican Grill in West Memphis, Arkansas on July 15th, 2012.