ISSUE 26 Tús Millennium 2000
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|The Y1K Crisis
What happened at the turn of the first millennium
by Alastair McIntosh
An incisive critique of the dominant economic model in today's world
by Susan George
|The Irish Celtic Magical Tradition
Tracing the connections between the goddess Brigid and the saint Brigid.
by Peter Vallance
|Wrestling and Reconciling
Jeff links the death of his own brother to Biblical texts and roots of all violence
by Jeff Dietrich
Questionable claims that fluoridation of drinking water prevents tooth decay hide the evidence of its many negative effects.
|European Kairos Document
The culmination of consultation with thousands of grassroots groups, this document exposes the shadow side of EU policies and calls on the churches to stand up and be counted.
by Kairos Europa
|Printing Your Own Money
Local communities learn to protect their local economies by creating their own currencies.
by David Boyle
|Feasta - The Economics of Sustainability
A coming together of Irish academics, activists and authors to oppose the growth model in Irish society and to offer an alternative vision.
by Peter Dorman
|Violence and the Sacred
The myth of Jesus Christ is unique in anthropology in that central to its story is the innocence of the scapegoat.
by Gil Bailie
|Only the Poets can Save us Now
Using stories from cultures around the world, Richard bends our ears away from the hypnotic music of progress
by Richard Reese
|Crosses and Tomahawks
A story of a young woman with a longing for another life.
by Geraldine Mills
|Wood as Fuel
Densified wood pellets offer an alternative to coal without the pollution
Irish Energy Centre
|No Amnesty for Children
Children from various countries in the world whose rights are being denied
by Amnesty International
|Cúirt an Mhean-Óiche
In this extract, the Fair Lady illustrates the extent she has gone to to get a man, and now fears the onset of grey hairs without one.
by Brian Merriman
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