The Button Guy
  • Fair Trade icon

    Fair Trade

    Just as not all aid is harmful, not all trade is beneficial. Let’s consider the workings of ‘Free Trade’ as it is advocated by global institutions today. We’ll consider the cases of two corn farmers living on either side of the global railway tracks...

  • Independent Media icon

    Independent Media

    The backbone of any democracy. Elusive? Impossible to achieve? Self financed Independent Media - a dream? Well it is certainly not the current nightmare - corporate owned media dumming down the news whilst they fake their circulation numbers.

  • organic


    Why Organic? Organics has spread from being a lifestyle for the Mother Earth News crowd into the world of the Cosmopolitan and Vogue crowd.

  • The Famine Myth

    If I stopped you on the street and told you that the spectre of famine was once again stalking the African continent, that millions were at risk of starving to death, what would be your reaction? If you’re the average North American or European, you would probably shake your head sadly and wonder when these people were going to get it together in terms of limiting population growth and producing enough food to feed themselves.

  • Renewable Energy

    Renewable Energy

    Many Canadians may not yet have felt the effects of raising energy costs, but due to declining natural gas and oil supplies, the cost of heating and powering our homes is set to skyrocket in the years to come. What if you could dramatically decrease that cost, or, if you’re really serious, eliminate the cost altogether?

  • Fair Trade, Free Trade? What Kind of Trade is Fair.