David McConnachie

David McConnachie is A\J’s publisher.

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Source: BBC News The day has come where humans are able to generate electricity from a source as accessible as gravity. The Scottish company, Gravitricity, has developed a novel technology...
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Should we have been that surprised? I am supposed to be writing about the great wealth and depth of editorial content that was created (and can be found online) for AlternativesJournal.ca....
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You Zoom into the meeting and you know something is different. What’s with the guy in the suit? And those binders and that projector? “Good morning, everyone,” states the Executive Director,...
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Alternatives Journal (A\J) was founded in 1971 to serve, fundamentally, as a ‘literary lab experiment’ to foster conditions to enhance the environmental literacy of all Canadians. We were founded as...
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I am a fortunate human being. In spite of some legendary stupidity - and usual vagaries of life (and death) - I find myself a 57-year-old alive and well (enough)...
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December 1969.I was six years old. It was the same year that humanity slipped its earth-bound mortal coil and alit on the Moon. A young lad, I was astounded and...
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When the moon is in the Seventh House, And Jupiter aligns with MarsThen peace will guide the planets, And love will steer the stars(LYRICS: "Aquarius / Let The Sunshine In"...

We have experienced two incredible CELEBRATE OUR GREENBELT events. Read more and enjoy:March 29, 2018 - A recap of our Guelph event is now online.March 23, 2018 - snap'd Kitchener-Waterloo...
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UPDATE: EXTENDED DEADLINE: August 11, 2017Interested in joining our board of directors?The board of directors of Alternatives Inc., the charity that operates Alternatives Journal (A\J), has empowered me to make this...

Visiting the AR Kaufman Family YMCA in Kitchener, Ontario, is a bit like dropping into an idealized version of the old family homestead. The young and old, quiet and noisy,...

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A\J RECAP 2015We have had a VERY busy year in 2015, preparing the groundwork to layout a roadmap to the future, raising awareness of the connectedness of HEALTH and ENVIRONMENT,...
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DATE:        August 10, 2015 JOB TITLE:      Circulation and Finance Manager (part-time) PRIMARY PURPOSE DATE:        August 10, 2015 JOB TITLE:      Circulation and Finance Manager (part-time) PRIMARY PURPOSE...