Wednesday, March 25, 2009

media ecology

media eco-what?

"It is the study of media environments, the idea that technology and
techniques, modes of information and codes of communication play a
leading role in human affairs."


also check out all the great resources and information on The Center for Media Literacy website!

check out the website for progression of the project:
(blogs re-posted at

point and click activism

from adbusters:

I am a digital native, a member of the first generation to be born surrounded by computers. So when my generation was called to stop the impending war against Iraq, I joined together with my friends and did the one thing we trusted would be most effective: we built great looking a website...more here

Wednesday, March 18, 2009

the Congo Street Initiative

Here is a link to the Congo Street Initiative. A friend of mine from Texas is a student volunteer with this group.

The Congo Street Initiative is rebuilding sustainable housing for residences of a forgotten neighborhood in Dallas, Texas.

Sustainable Paper Water Bottles

I'm not sure if this makes sense to my simple mind...check it out here.