Some weekend reading

(Photo: Harold Neal)

(Photo: Harold Neal)

Every Friday I post some links to articles, videos or other resources that caught my eye during the week. Some might be quite recent, but others might be older ones I revisited or only just discovered. They will mainly focus on families, community engagement or environmental sustainability, but not necessarily.

Families

When did letting your kids walk home alone become a crime? from Grist

Caring for the caregiver from Michigan State University

Community engagement

Are you or your org guilty of Trickle-Down Community Engagement? from Nonprofit With Balls

To Get The Right Ducks; You Need The Right Duck Call (principles of community engagement) from Mike Green

Sustainability

6 more simple living blogs that deserve our attention from Slow Your Home

19 Things You Should Never, Ever Throw In the Trash!! from Inspire Amaze

One from my vaults

Hmm, that’s an evil plan!

If you liked this post you might want to follow my blog (top right-hand corner of the blog), and you might like to look at:

  1. When is it OK for kids to walk home alone?
  2. A story of two communities
  3. The widening gap between rich and poor – Time to even it up.
  4. Take a street and build a community

About Graeme Stuart

Lecturer (Family Action Centre, Newcastle Uni), blogger (Sustaining Community), environmentalist, Alternatives to Violence Project facilitator, father. Passionate about families, community development, peace & sustainability.
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