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Groundings on the East Coast - My Trip to PowerShift Atlantic

Article originally published here.

From March 28 to April 2nd, I was in K’jipuktuk/Halifax to both attend PowerShift Atlantic and meet local organizations in preparation to… 443 more words

Race

Activating Science: How the Environmental Breast Cancer Movement is Shifting Science for the Better

Thank you to Breast Cancer Action for publishing this in this Spring’s “The Source”! I am constantly inspired by your organizing, and I am excited to try to make the innovative changes in the Environmental Breast Cancer research world accessible to more people! 2,415 more words

Opposition mounts to seismic testing for Atlantic oil and gas reserves

Opposition mounts to seismic testing for Atlantic oil and gas reserves.

The governors of North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia are among those calling to allow seismic testing to proceed off their coasts. 114 more words

Resource Extraction

BK ROT Donation-Based Compost Drop-Off Hosted @ The Bushwick Food Coop Launches Sunday April 27th, 2-4pm

 

Starting April 27th, BK ROT will be collecting household food scraps on Sundays from 2-4pm at 2 Porter Avenue in Bushwick for a $3 donation. The service, hosted at the Bushwick Food Coop, is a two month pilot designed to help spread awareness and education about composting and help promote BK ROT’s weekly home compost pick-up service. 187 more words

NYU takes tremendous strides toward sustainability!

New York University is currently ranked the TOP 13TH U.S. SCHOOL for bottle reduction! Help NYU win free water stations by texting I <3 tap to 69866. 52 more words

NYU

New York University is currently ranked the TOP 14TH U.S. SCHOOL for bottle reduction! Help NYU win free water stations by texting I  tap to 69866  Only 5 days left until the winners will be announced. 25 more words

Environmental Justice, Tony Benn and knitting

by Karen Bell, author of Achieving environmental justice: A cross-national analysis, publishing on 28 April.

After spending 30 years of my life engaged in research and activism (mainly activism) on environmental issues, it is a huge relief to find that now virtually everyone seems to know, think and care about the topic.  792 more words

Environment And Sustainability