Localist Roundup: Escape from GoogleBy Josiah Duran for FRONT PORCH REPUBLIC
This piece is an interesting interview about the importance of philosophy. The interviewee appears primarily concerned with the idea that philosophy is obsolete–she contends strongly against this notion.
In other news, this article describes the efforts of South Dakota school districts to use local food.
Lastly, this piece describes the author’s attempts to get off Google’s grid.