Economic enterprises should be an integrated part of local communities, organizing local cycles of production, consumption, and recycling.
Surplus state- and municipally-owned land declared should be used for affordable housing, local agriculture, public open space, or enhanced community sustainability.
We oppose privatization of government responsibilities and assets.
Create community-based green jobs in renewable energy, energy efficiency, sustainable agriculture, public transportation, recycling, etc.
Preserve small-scale agriculture, and expand sustainable community-based and urban food production.
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Charles Levenstein commented 2015-05-14 11:21:37 -0400
The principles are good ones — but there need to be down-to-the-ground surveys of community needs. The deterioration of public facilities — like schools, for instance — should be of concern to us — and the remedy is certainly job-creating.
Charles Levenstein commented 2015-02-26 16:47:27 -0500
I think that opposition to fast tracking new international trade deals should be a prominent addition to this program.
Nathanael Fortune commented 2011-10-25 22:03:33 -0400
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