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My favorite people who inspire me on a daily basis. http://www.good.is/post/project-pin-awesome-people-on-pinterest/
People are Awesome
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Dr. Mark Gibney. Professor of Political Science at UNC Asheville. Human rights expert and most accessible advisor I've ever had.
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Vandana Shiva, human rights activist that brought attention to the current global agricultural crisis.
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Vandana Shiva has fought for changes in the practice and paradigms of agriculture and food. Intellectual property rights, biodiversity, biotechnology, bioethics, genetic engineering are among the fields where Shiva has contributed intellectually and through activist campaigns. She has assisted grassroots organizations of the Green movement in Africa, Asia, Latin America, Ireland, Switzerland, and Austria with campaigns against genetic engineering.
Vandana Shiva (5/11/1952) é uma física, ecofeminista e ativista ambiental da Índia. Na década de 1970, participou daquele que ficou conhecido como o Movimento das Mulheres de Chipko, formado em sua maioria por mulheres que adotaram a tática de se amarrar às árvores para impedir sua derrubada e o despejo de lixo atômico na região. Uma das líderes do International Forum on Globalization, Shiva ganhou o Right Livelihood Award em 1993, considerado uma versão alternativa do Prêmio Nobel da Paz.
Nonprofit, church help set up food pantries at Orange County schools
Mary Lee Walker of Christian Service Center for Central Florida, and my mom. She created the "Love Pantry" to help feed low-income kids from an environment of understanding.