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Killing ethanol

Estimates vary, but it's safe to say that restaurants and institutions (such as colleges or hospitals) waste tons of food every year; last September, a group of students at the College of the Atlantic noticed that their school was no exception.
Going green
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  June 10, 2011

Anti-solitary campaign expands

As the February 17 State House public hearing approaches on the bill to restrict solitary confinement at the Maine State Prison, the National Religious Campaign Against Torture (NRCAT), which sparked national debate about Abu Ghraib and Guantánamo, has a
Stopping Supermax Torture
By LANCE TAPLEY  |  February 05, 2010

Back to school

Some of us know (or think we know) our paths from a young age. We follow those trails through 12 years of school, and then four (plus) more. Some of us don't. We flounder, we search, we know what we want but we don't know how to achieve it. The crucial
Coloring outside the educational lines
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  January 22, 2010

Free pilgrimage

Early in the documentary The Sacred and Profane , a bald man and the camera, manned by director David Camlin, go off to see a man about some goats.
The Sacred and Profane , the movie
By MEGAN GRUMBLING  |  September 27, 2006

Changing Maine

If you’ve already had enough of this summer’s box office thrillers (we won’t name names, Superman), look no farther than the Maine Social Forum’s film festival, taking place this weekend in Lewiston.
One film at a time
By LAURA LANZ-FROLIO  |  July 26, 2006