Tag Archives: Neighbors

Who is Normal?

Lawrence Davidson NWC News The “Locally Normal” The vast majority of people in any given society are “locally normal.” By this I mean that they conform to the accepted outlooks and behaviors of their local society. They fit comfortably with … Continue reading

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Jennifer Pahlka: Coding a better government

Jennifer Pahlka TED Can government be run like the Internet, permissionless and open? Coder and activist Jennifer Pahlka believes it can — and that apps, built quickly and cheaply, are a powerful new way to connect citizens to their governments … Continue reading

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Human Feces Used as Fertilizer Has Neighbors Fuming

Source: NBC Residents in a Lehigh County township are waging a battle against local farms that are using a fertilizer made from human feces. Several Lynn Township, Pa. farmers use a bio-solid called “granulite” to fertilize their crops, according to … Continue reading

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