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Educating for Eco-Justice in an Era of Ecological Uncertainty
by Chet A. Bowers
The following paper was written by Chet A. Bowers, Adjunct Professor of Environmental Studies, at the University of Oregon. Professor Bowers’ most recent books include The Culture of Denial (1997); Let Them Eat Data (2000); and Educating for Eco-Justice and Community (2001); and Detras de la Apariencia: Hacia la Descolonizacion de la Educacion (2002).
Resource Guide: Can We Live Without Oil?
Books and website listings that deal with alternatives to oil, and conservation. energy efficiency and renewable energy/fuels, alternative transportation, understanding the problem with oil
Cheese, Bread, and Thou
by The Cheese Board Collective
A small cheese shop in Berkeley has become a community hub and a thriving model of worker ownership.
Yes! But How?
Tips on polycarbonate bottle safety, natural products to protect wood furniture, CD recycling and natural flea repellent. If you're searching for practical ways to live sustainably, just ask us.
YES! But How? :: Spring Cleaning
by Annie Berthold-Bond, Doug Pibel
Annie Berthold, Ask Annie, offers household hints and helps answer your questions.
Mcdonald's To Reduce Antibiotics In Meat
by Krista Camenzind
The McDonald's Corporation has announced that by the end of 2004 it will prohibit its direct suppliers of meat from giving healthy animals antibiotics to promote growth.
Readers Take Action
by Jill Jacoby, Felicia Gray
A project that integrates ecological restoration, art, water education and community participation in Duluth, MN by Jill Jacoby. Global Visionaries by Felicia Gray
Irish Tax Cuts Plastic Use Dramatically
by Rik Langendoen
Plastic bag tax in Ireland has resulted in dramatic reduction in use of plastic bags.
Forests Win Protection
by Rik Langendoen
Canadian boreal forests win protection by Rik Langendoen
Train Technology Speeds Ahead
by Becky Brun
Short description of train technology status around the world
a race to the top?
by Elizabeth Grossman
Beginning in 2006, all electronic equipment produced and sold in the European Union (EU) will be subject to two sweeping regulations, one designed to keep toxics-laced electronics out of municipal waste, the other to reduce use of toxic substances in the first place
Detroit Renaissance
by Shawn Rhea
the story of a grassroots effort to renew a post-industrial city. AC3T, Boggs Center, Detroit summer, Adamah, Grace Boggs, Cass Corridor Food Cooperative, Romanowski Park.
Tribes Find Power In Wind
by Winona LaDuke
Intertribal Council on Utility Policy, COUP, first wind generator dedicated on Rosebud Reservation, clean energy windshed. sustainable homeland economic development. summer 2003.
YES! But How? :: Sustainble Wedding Rings
by Megan Tady, Jeremy Eckert
Tips on sustainable wedding rings, ecological dishwasher detergent, grout stains and batteries. If you're searching for practical ways to live sustainably, just ask us.
Wild Abundant America
by Subhankar Banerjee
Wild, Abundant America by Subhankar Banerjee. ANWR