How Dooney's Cafe and places like it can improve the world

Posted on January 15, 2005 - 11:01pm :: ISD-Societal Change
By Jay Walljasper January 2005 | Ode Magazine, Issue 20 TF! Editorial Comment: In becoming more conscious of how our buying decisions affect people and nature, we are, in a way, awakening to community. This consciousness also informs efforts to build local economies and enhance sustainability. In the article below, the writer surveys a number of efforts to celebrate diversity, culture, community and the importance of what is local in a globalized world.