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From Greens to Guns in the Czech Republic

John Feffer | Posted 04.05.2014 | World
John Feffer

When Communism collapsed in East-Central Europe, it should have been a golden opportunity for the Greens. Newly enfranchised voters were looking for something new. They were skeptical of old-style parties.

The Three Ingredients To Always Keep In Your Pantry, From Ellie Krieger (VIDEO)

Posted 01.25.2014 | MarloThomas

Ellie Krieger, nutritionist and author of Weeknight Wonders has three great healthy food items she always keeps stocked in her pantry. "In my book,...

5 Leafy Greens You've Probably Never Eaten (But Should!)

Posted 11.17.2013 | Healthy Living

Modern cooks are rediscovering the wide world of leafy greens. But how do you buy, store and prepare these nutritious, delicious superfoods? Covering ...

There Is Life After Kale, And We Can Prove It

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Orchant | Posted 10.23.2013 | Taste

Did you hear that, everyone? You're smothering kale. It needs its space.

Inside Outsiders

John Feffer | Posted 11.23.2013 | World
John Feffer

In explaining the fall of Communism, most analysts talk about pressure from the inside (dissidents) coupled with pressure from the outside (Gorbachev, Reagan). But equally important were the inside-outsiders.

Is Kale The Only Green Superstar?

Posted 08.19.2013 | Healthy Living

By Keri Gans for U.S. News These days, hardly a day goes by that I don't read something promoting kale as a nutritional powerhouse. Recipes that in...

The Stasi's Long Shadow

John Feffer | Posted 09.14.2013 | World
John Feffer

It's been 24 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall and the effective end of the East German state security service known as the Stasi. But the Stasi issue continues to haunt Germany.

13 Ways To Make Collard Greens Totally Delicious

Posted 02.14.2014 | Taste

Collard greens and ham hocks go together like peas and carrots.

Get Down & Dirty With Kohlrabi

Food52 | Posted 04.16.2013 | Taste
Food52

We might as well just say it: kohlrabi is a little weird.

Get Down & Dirty With Dark Leafy Greens

Food52 | Posted 03.19.2013 | Taste
Food52

We're taking a nose dive into the salad bowl with a half-dozen varieties of dark leafy greens.

'This Was A Real Cover-Up'

Reuters | Posted 01.28.2013 | Business

* Deutsche Bank regulatory chief faces questions at Berlin hearing * Deutsche Bank has made provisions for Libor probe - board member...

Meatless Monday: Gumbo Z'herbes -- Mardi Gras' Afterparty

Ellen Kanner | Posted 04.28.2012 | Green
Ellen Kanner

It's not only Meatless Monday, it's Occupy Our Food Supply Day, so get involved. The ingredient in the secret sauce for making real food safe and acc...

6 January Superfoods

Posted 01.05.2012 | Healthy Living

It's a new year, which for many of us means a new (or at least a renewed) focus on healthy eating. Fortunately, the drop in temps doesn't mean the fru...

The Greenest Garden in Washington

Nigel Sheinwald | Posted 01.21.2012 | Green
Nigel Sheinwald

The British poet Alexander Pope once observed that, "All gardening is landscape-painting." But today's gardeners need to be environmental stewards as well as aesthetes.

Mother Nature Occupies Wall Street

Carol Pierson Holding | Posted 01.12.2012 | Green
Carol Pierson Holding

At first, public reaction to "greens" was generally negative. Many said that they were co-opting the Occupy movement for publicity, or even worse, that environmentalists were diluting the message of income inequality.

How To Preserve Herbs For Winter

The Splendid Table | Posted 12.07.2011 | Food
The Splendid Table

The Splendid Table's® How to Eat Supper, By Lynne Rossetto Kasper Dear Lynne, How should I keep fresh herbs for a week, then preserve them for wi...

How To Appreciate Your Spring Fruits and Vegetables

Big Girls, Small Kitchen | Posted 07.06.2011 | Food
Big Girls, Small Kitchen

We're in the interlude between winter and spring right now; by the calendar, we're into spring, but the local vegetable offerings would seem to indica...

Green Party solutions from up north

Scott Baker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Scott Baker

They do things differently in Canada, where third parties have more influence than in the United States. Herein are a series of interesting remarks by two of the leading figures in the Green Party of Ontario.

Green Veterinary Medicine: Veggies For Pets

Dr. Richard Palmquist | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Richard Palmquist

By just eating greens we can reduce human cancer risks. No studies have been done on dogs regarding this issue but kale is affordable and provides a step towards a healthier condition.

Lamsquarter: A Wild Spinach in Your Yard (VIDEO)

Brigitte Mars | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Brigitte Mars

Many of the foods one buys in groceries are descendants of wild plants. In times of survival, we can be all the more prepared by recognizing the wild things around us.

A Centerpiece Salad

Big Girls, Small Kitchen | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Big Girls, Small Kitchen

Arugula Caprese is a hyprid caprese, made with peppery greens piled in the middle and tomato and mozzarella around the border.

Fall Veggies And Greens: Plant Your Own (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Eve Solomon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

September and October are great planting months for root veggies and leafy greens. Want to eat local? Give growing your own veggies a try this winter....

BonTaj Roulet Blazes New Ground Raising Green for Greens

Harvey Wasserman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Harvey Wasserman

In a tough economy, with music lovers thinking twice before going to see their favorite acts, the BonTaj Roulet Tour by Bonnie Raitt and Taj Mahal is blazing new green ground in raising money for charities.

FDA Approves Zapping Greens With Radiation For Food Safety

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — Consumers worried about salad safety may soon be able to buy fresh spinach and iceberg lettuce zapped with just enough radiation to...