|Transition Lab – preparing the next generation of REconomists?|
REconomy Project - 3/20/2013. By Russell Evans - Most of us would love to experiment with, develop, and launch new businesses that will transition our economy. But without the extra time, resources, and training necessary, it is hard to make such a radical leap.
|Industrial Poultry Processing: Unsafe at These Speeds|
Southern Poverty Law Center - 3/20/2013. Every day in Alabama, thousands of people report to work at vast poultry processing plants. Inside these frigid plants, workers stand almost shoulder-to-shoulder as chicken carcasses zip by on high-speed processing lines. Together, small teams of workers may hang, gut or slice more than 100 birds in a single minute. It’s a process they’ll repeat for eight hours or more in order to prepare birds for dinner tables and restaurants across America.