2012 is the International Year of cooperatives. Designated by United Nations, this year is intended to raise public awareness of co-ops as a valuable business model.
Some people like to make a list of things they intend to do in the coming year, things like lose weight or stop smoking. Then there are those who don't bother with New Year's resolutions...
Just Label It is asking for comments to be sent to the FDA regarding its petition to label genetically modified foods.
Consider making some of your gifts this holiday season. It's fun, creative, and a great activity to do with children.
ABC Nightly News recently ran a series called "Made in America," where it talked about how the majority of our holiday gifts were made outside the U.S., primarily in China. Imagine what a difference it would make to our local economy if we all shopped for locally-made gifts.