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Owls and Boots: Wild Bird Society of Japan

I found this page about the Blakinston’s Fish Owl on the Wild Bird Society of Japan (WBSJ) website. I am sharing this because today I just had a conversation about this owl with the Hokkaido group! 217 more words


Why Minimizing Green Purchases is the Best Thing You Can Do For the Earth

Green Living

My husband and I are committed to living green. We came together to start a non-profit organization that would engage kids in green business, eco-practices, projects and campaigns. 871 more words


Can a Corporation be good?

In my last post, I introduced you to Tim DeChristopher who argued that Corporations, while having an important role in our economic system, should have no role in our political system. 128 more words

Environmental Impact

The Limits of Political Consumerism

I’ve been spending a lot of time recently thinking about the limits of consumerism as an avenue for political change, particularly in the context of the food movement. 359 more words

ESSAY Representing the Unrepresentable:

Communicating the Destructive Nature of Consumerism on Climate Change

The damaging impact of consumerism on anthropogenic climate change has necessitated a need for western lifestyle patterns to be re-examined by scholars and for representations of this phenomenon to emerge in order to activate social change.   4,577 more words


What Green Businesses Can Learn from Obama’s Campaign

Although President Barack Obama ran a successful campaign and won a decisive electoral-college victory, the margin in key battleground states was slight. Indeed, a shift of… 1,021 more words

Green Marketing