Seed Sharing Website Is Connecting Resources – #GoodNewsNextWeek

Source: MediaMonarchy
James Evan Pilato
May 16, 2017

This week on #GoodNewsNextWeek: Schools out for summer, schools out forever; people are spending more on independent journalism; and a new website hopes to be the Match.com of the seed-sharing scene. MP3/Notes/Links: http://bit.ly/2pEFqe6

Being In Nature Naturally Makes You Feel Better – #GoodNewsNextWeek

Source: MediaMonarchy
James Evan Pilatto
May 1, 2017

This week on #GoodNewsNextWeek: West Virginia is on a roll now with health and hemp; Baltimore’s trash-eating monster is a clean sight to see; and studies show you should get naked and go to nature. MP3/Notes/Links: http://bit.ly/2p0e8d6

West Virginia Weed For The Win – #GoodNewsNextWeek

Source: MediaMonarchy
James Evan Pilato
April 11, 2017

This week on #GoodNewsNextWeek: Making glyphosate-free lemonade out of life’s lemons; unsettling the elite with talk of menstruation, crowdfunding; plus some great, hemp-growing news out of WV. MP3/Notes/Links: http://bit.ly/2nyXS7c

Building a Better YouTube With #BitChute – #GoodNewsNextWeek

Source: MediaMonarchy
January 10, 2017

Space, Not Spikes: Little free libraries and a place to rest your rump
http://bit.ly/2jxuXOf

The Misfit Samaritans of ‘Free Hot Soup’
http://bit.ly/2iYycgJ

Port Of Portland the 10th public entity on West Coast to sue #Monsanto for PCB contamination
http://bit.ly/2iYClkT

Washington Frozen Out of #Syria Peace Plan
http://bit.ly/2i86kYk

Israeli soldier convicted of Palestinian manslaughter
http://bit.ly/2iyJZix

EU’s highest court delivers blow to UK snooper’s charter
http://bit.ly/2iyOGsC

DuPont hit with $10.5M in punitive damages in latest #C8 case
http://bit.ly/2jcoZPh

#Hyperface anti-surveillance clothing blocks security cameras’ facial-recognition software
http://bit.ly/2jxAJj6

Flashback: How Fashion Can Be Used To Thwart Facial Recognition Technology (Jan. 6, 2014)
http://bit.ly/2diggvO

Bitcoin Price Soars, Fueled by Speculation and Global Currency Turmoil
http://bit.ly/2j26PCE

World’s largest survival community comprises 575 off-grid doomsday bunkers
http://bit.ly/2iyzMmw

The farmer who built her own broadband
http://bit.ly/2i89w6d

Big ups to @rayvahey/@apolloslater on launching their YouTube alternative, #BitChute!
http://bit.ly/2j2mS3v

88 year old creates super-powered machine to knit thousands of socks for shelters
http://bit.ly/2iX4W7S

#DavidBowie‘s final recordings released as ‘No Plan EP’ for singer’s 70th birthday
http://bit.ly/2ib8zFs

Vinyl records at 25 yr high 📀👍
http://bit.ly/2ib4jpj

People Started Hacking Nintendo’s #NESClassic, Adding More Games To It 👾🕹
http://bit.ly/2iX3O4g

Landmark State Court Ruling Says THC in Blood is NOT Sufficient Grounds for DUI
http://bit.ly/2ib0fWb

Legal Marijuana Sales Reached over 6 Billion last year in North America
http://bit.ly/2jnXVvI

Marijuana activist group plans to give out 4,200 free joints at Trump’s inauguration
http://bit.ly/2iX0x4M

#GoodNewsNextWeek: Belgians Hunt Books, Not Bulbasaurs

Source: GoodNewsNextWeek
Media Monarchy

This week on #GoodNewsNextWeek: Studies show being good is hot; A teacher started a book hunters club where kids capture, read and release; Community disaster relief saves NOLA before the state tries. Notes/Links:

Women Find Chivalrous Men More Attractive
http://bit.ly/2bPt2xe

Belgians Hunt Books, Not Bulbasaurs
http://bit.ly/2bYyBfZ

Private Disaster Relief in Louisiana Outperforms the Government
http://bit.ly/2c32eLl

Organization restores photos damaged in natural disasters
http://bit.ly/2cd20ni

Is underwater agriculture the future of food production?
http://bit.ly/2bPtnjk

#MorningMonarchy: Scottish football fans fly flag of Palestine in match against Israeli team (Aug. 18, 2016)
http://bit.ly/2bvvXea

Scottish football fans fined for waving a Palestinian flag; respond with crowdfunded donations for Palestine
http://bit.ly/2bE99bL

Study: Music at work increases cooperation, teamwork
http://bit.ly/2c32cmH

EpiPen maker’s stock value drops nearly $3 billion in 5 days
http://bit.ly/2c6D39O

“I’ve done really bad things”: Undercover UK cop abandons war on drugs
http://bit.ly/2c9JYPX

2016 Ballot Measures Could Nullify Marijuana Prohibition in Eight States
http://bit.ly/2bPtATH

First Hemp Crop Planted in Maine
http://bit.ly/2bPZC6m

Oregon collects $25M in Marijuana taxes so far in 2016
http://bit.ly/2bQw7Q9

#GoodNewsNextWeek: Feeding The Needy With Olympics Excess

Source: Media Monarchy
James Evan Pilatto
August 23, 2016

This week on #GoodNewsNextWeek: Corps can’t void the warranty for jailbreaking your phone; an Italian chef shows what can be done with Olympics-sized waste; and one city is divesting from a company that tortures people. Notes/Links:

Companies Can’t Legally Void Warranty For Jailbreaking, Rooting Your Phone
http://bit.ly/2bykor8

Maker of Web Monitoring Software Can Be Sued, Says Court
http://bit.ly/2bIOdRE

From Now On You’ll Be Able to Access NASA Research for Free
http://bit.ly/2bQNy44

Chef Feeds Rio’s Homeless With Excess Olympic Food
http://bit.ly/2bdqLj3

Video: Transforming Olympic Food Waste in Rio W/ Massimo Bottura
http://bit.ly/2byjw5E

Bee-Harming Pesticides Declining At Plant Nurseries
http://bit.ly/2brJw12

Organic Lemon Cucumbers Gone Wild In @WikiWorldOrder’s Victory Garden
http://bit.ly/2bIOT9S

Berkeley Divests From Torture Profiteer G4S
http://bit.ly/2bwaHFh

#NewWorldNextWeek: “Do Not Buy” List Could Leave Portland With No Options for Corporate Investment (Aug. 21, 2014)
http://bit.ly/2bdrAbA

Federal Court Bans Govt From Prosecuting Medical Marijuana Users And Growers
http://bit.ly/2bQMsVN

#MorningMonarchy: U.S. Prosecutors Dealt Setback In Medical Marijuana Cases (Aug. 17, 2016)
http://bit.ly/2brJk1N

#GoodNewsNextWeek: Little Pantries On Your Sidewalk Give Shelf-Stable Help

Source: MediaMonarchy
August 15, 2016

This week on #GoodNewsNextWeek: Ireland jails banksters, Canada frees patsies, Arkansas shares pantries, UK cops pay up, Aldi goes organic, pot gets cheaper *and* goes to the Oregon State Fair. Notes/Links:

Ireland Jails 3 Top Bankers Over 2008 Collapse, Opposite Of What US Did
http://bit.ly/2biR6eE

Canada Day Bomb Plot Couple Freed After Judge Rules Police Entrapped Them
http://bit.ly/2bA4kW0

Update 1: Canada Couple Freed In Terror Entrapment Case Swiftly Rearrested
http://reut.rs/2ag6cyW

Update 2: Why Do Police Need To Manufacture Terror?
http://on.thestar.com/2btH0Fo

Like Little Libraries & Community Fridges, Little Pantries On Your Sidewalk Give Shelf-Stable Help
http://bit.ly/2aWBVd7

‘Decentralized Uber’ App Delivers 1,000 Meals In Austin, Texas
http://bit.ly/2aPiwcA

US Giving Back Lots of Land In Okinawa, But Still Not Leaving
http://bit.ly/2aZd445

Corrupt Anti-Corruption Cops To Pay Journalist £10,000 Over Illegal Intercepts
http://bit.ly/2aZdyY5

Aldi Goes Organic, Bans Toxic Chemicals From Shelves
http://bit.ly/2bcVTLu

Study Shows Potheads Pay Less For Legal Weed
http://bit.ly/2aZckMF

Inaugural Cannabis Fair Being Set Up In Oregon
http://bit.ly/2aPiFgk

Cannabis Fair Winner To Be Displayed At The Oregon State Fair
http://bit.ly/2blqK8S

#GoodNewsNextWeek: There Was Never Marijuana In The Colorado Water

Source: MediaMonarchy
James Evan Pilato
July 26, 2016

The military is again told to stop killing animals with sonar; that big headline about Colorado pot contamination was just a bunch of smoke on the water; and the farmer wins again. Notes/Links:

US Navy Banned From Using Sonar That Harms Dolphins, Walruses
http://bit.ly/2aql81j

Media Monarchy Search: “Sonar”
http://bit.ly/2aGwydc

Colorado Town’s Water May Be Tainted With Marijuana Chemical
http://bit.ly/2ackpvB

Update: “There Never Was THC In Our Water Supply”
http://bit.ly/2a9qFU4

It Would Take an L-O-T of T-H-C to “Contaminate” Water Supply
http://bit.ly/29UzkKi

Media Monarchy Flashback: EPA Says Drink Refreshing, Delicious Rocket Fuel (May 7, 2008)
http://bit.ly/2aGwTg3

Flashback: Gills And Pills As Fish Testing Positive For Cocaine, Anti-Depressants (Feb. 25, 2016)
http://bit.ly/1R5n4om

Flashback: Study Found More Drugs in Our Drinking Water Than Anybody Knew (Dec. 10, 2013)
http://bit.ly/2apfJ9c

Rhode Island Legalizes Hemp; Sets Foundation to Nullify Federal Prohibition
http://bit.ly/2apfyux

#MorningMonarchy: July 20, 2016
http://bit.ly/2aqkzVb

Courts Vindicate Pennsylvania Amish Farmer for Fourth Time
http://bit.ly/2aqkwIR

Spanish Man Tires Waiting For Telecoms To Wire His Town, Does It Himself
http://bit.ly/2a5CNHL

India Plants a Record 50 Million Trees in 24 Hours
http://bit.ly/2aflExG