Saturday June 26, 2010
Petroleum has made our lives incredibly convenient and comfortable, but at what cost? At no time has the evidence been more immediate to Americans that our hunger for oil has catastrophic consequences.
Join me and Julia Frodahl
Wednesday December 9, 2009
Remember that great video about the history of our consumer culture called the Story of Stuff? (See sidebar for link.) Annie Leonard has a knack for simplifying complex and controversial topics for people like me, whose
Thursday November 5, 2009
As I’ve mentioned many times before, the destructive practices of mountaintop removal coal mining are not just devastating the ecology of the Appalachian mountains, they’re destroying the health and livelihood of the Appalachian community. Please take
Monday September 28, 2009
Find out on my new post on Aribra.com!
big cities: exhausting and exhilarating
In the big city, on any given day, anything seems possible. Millions of thinkers, dreamers, and doers exchange ideas, creative sparks, and currency. There are
Friday September 18, 2009
Fuel, it’s a star-studded little eco-documentary that won some awards at Sundance last year. The title is pretty self-explanatory, as is the trailer. Woody Harrelson, Larry David, Sheryl Crow, Neil Young, and of course Willie Nelson
Friday July 31, 2009
When I go on vacation, I don’t check emails, I don’t go online, I barely even answer the phone. On these tech-free holidays I am able to focus, enjoy myself, relax. So I’m going to try
Thursday July 23, 2009
Come learn about the latest in sustainable design in a quaint little garden in the East Village. Brought to you by the New York Restoration Project.
Series on Sustainable Design in East Village Garden!Toyota Children’s Learning Garden603
Thursday July 9, 2009
It’s quite a battle — fighting to end the use of coal as our main source of energy in this country. But Sierra Club just marked the milestone of 100 coal plants defeated or abandoned. Congrats
Friday May 15, 2009
Join Dozens of activists with the Sierra Club, Rainforest Action Network, and New York Public Interest Research Group this coming Tuesday – May 19 – to rally against the financing of dirty coal by JPMorgan Chase.
Friday April 17, 2009
Van Jones on Focus the Nation