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the systems that have kept black families from building wealth in the us were designed to do just that a serie
The systems that have kept black families from building wealth in the U.S. were designed to do just that.

A series of initiatives are trying to build new systems that support equity and empowerment instead. https://t.co/wV0IRxGmkV
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death wellness is mostly an awareness and support movement but some startups have begun commodifying what a go
Death wellness is mostly an awareness and support movement, but some startups have begun commodifying what a “good death” might feel or look like. https://t.co/Zb8aj1SNnG
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air conditioning is a huge source of climate emissionswhich is only expected to grow as the planet heats up bu
Air conditioning is a huge source of climate emissions—which is only expected to grow as the planet heats up.

But scientists now think air conditioners could remove carbon from the air instead of putting it in. https://t.co/yfF3dZ5VdX
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take a look at the vision for the worlds first 3d printed neighborhood
Take a look at the vision for the world’s first 3D-printed neighborhood: https://t.co/oAEDmBhQgD
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there has been much focus on the environmental benefits of the circular economylike how it could minimize the
There has been much focus on the environmental benefits of the circular economy—like how it could minimize the extraction and use of virgin materials.

But less attention has been paid to how the circular economy can boost local communities and local jobs. https://t.co/ln2ypQA0gu
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have you tried plogging the instagram trend that might be the sustainable sport of the future
Have you tried “plogging,” the Instagram trend that might be the sustainable sport of the future? https://t.co/hZM3HNZXTp
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this new accelerator program will help the five cities get past the usual resistance to bike and transit infra
This new accelerator program will help the five cities get past the usual resistance to bike and transit infrastructure and change their streets as quickly as possible. https://t.co/R4NSGiKSsY
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we need to address how our consumption is impacting our planet this new credit card wont let you buy anything
“We need to address how our consumption is impacting our planet.”

This new credit card won’t let you buy anything else after you’ve hit your annual carbon limit: https://t.co/uFSkmoDwdV
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since 2016 has put its wordsand cashinto advocating for stronger gun laws i think its imperative that companie
Since 2016, @LeviStraussCo has put its words—and cash—into advocating for stronger gun laws.

“I think it’s imperative that companies not be afraid to weigh in on the issues that are really impacting the world,” says CEO Chip Bergh. https://t.co/lplmg9Nbu1
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whats plogging it combines exercising in the great outdoors with picking up trashlike discarded bottles plasti
What’s “plogging”?

It combines exercising in the great outdoors with picking up trash—like discarded bottles, plastic bags, leftover chip packets, or whatever other waste humans have left in their wake. https://t.co/hZM3HNZXTp

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anti homeless spikes have been removed in manchester england after locals kept covering them with cushions
Anti-homeless spikes have been removed in Manchester, England, after locals kept covering them with cushions: https://t.co/ganbeGCewC
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millennials are now the largest demographic in the american workforce and theyre increasingly deciding to free
Millennials are now the largest demographic in the American workforce, and they’re increasingly deciding to freelance:

42% now freelance, up from 38% in 2014. https://t.co/l4Dlz1vppg
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andrewyangvfa is running for president and he wants you to vote for a 1000 a month basic income in 2020
🗳️ @AndrewYangVFA is running for president. And he wants you to vote for a $1,000-a-month basic income in 2020. https://t.co/ZMymbbLDKT
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we dont hire people to bake brownies we bake brownies to hire people anyone who asks for a job at will get one
“We don’t hire people to bake brownies, we bake brownies to hire people.”

Anyone who asks for a job at will get one.

And with an annual revenue of over $20 million, the company has proven its hiring practices to be great for business. https://t.co/l2pjyUzQdW
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oslo norway is prepping its center to be car free by removing parking spaces closing streets to traffic improv
Oslo, Norway, is prepping its center to be car-free by
✅ removing parking spaces
✅ closing streets to traffic
✅ improving public transit
✅ offering grants for cargo bikes
✅ building 40 miles of bike lanes

The bigger plan: going carbon-neutral by 2030 https://t.co/Xx91Inhnud
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the world has a tiny window of time to change course to avoid the worst case scenario of climate change we alr
The world has a tiny window of time to change course to avoid the worst-case scenario of climate change.

We already have the tech we need. The next step is to roll out the right policy to implement that technology.

This new book explains how. https://t.co/bmISCLogEp
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this nigerian college student built a wind and solar powered car from scraps
This Nigerian college student built a wind and solar powered car from scraps. http://t.co/ytVMswjP2C http://t.co/bqgTxAMaQ0
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from a consumer angle from an environmental angle from an industry angle theres just no great logic for this p
“From a consumer angle, from an environmental angle, from an industry angle, there’s just no great logic [for this proposal] outside of the administration really catering to extremist viewpoints.” https://t.co/EdYGbesTfM
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andrewyangvfa is running for president and he wants you to vote for a 1000 a month basic income in 2020
🗳️ @AndrewYangVFA is running for president. And he wants you to vote for a $1,000-a-month basic income in 2020. https://t.co/ZMymbbLDKT
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