While Washington’s broken public systems have a profound effect on local people, corporations are free to fund politicians. Swarms of lobbyists for the power elite have a growing stranglehold on politicians who will put private interests and enormous profits, ahead of the public good. But all the while, folks are learning that real solutions for retooling, and creating cleaner living systems, exist on the local, community and grass roots levels. Listen in to hear how grass roots groups can empower citizens to get involved in creating the kind of world they want.
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