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Why Ben & Jerry’s Gets a GreenBiz “F” in the Holy Land

June 28, 2013 Leave a comment
Why Ben & Jerry’s Gets a GreenBiz “F” in the Holy Land

For the most part, Ben & Jerry’s lives up to its sustainable business goals.

On a number of issues – from Occupy Wall Street, to sustainable farming practices, Fair Trade, fair wages and ...

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EARTHSHIPS: Sustainable Pockets of Freedom for Everyone

June 5, 2013 1 comment
EARTHSHIPS: Sustainable Pockets of Freedom for Everyone

We need to evolve self-sufficient living units that are their own systems…. We are now in need of Earthships – independent vessels – to sail on the seas of tomorrow.

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Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps: How “We are all one, or all none!” walks its green talk

December 24, 2012 Leave a comment
Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps: How “We are all one, or all none!” walks its green talk

Emanuel Bronner didn’t much like what capitalism was doing to the world. He wanted a system where profits were shared with the workers and the earth.

Despite its socialist overtones, he called this idea Constructive ...

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Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps: How “We are all one, or all none!” grew into TBL perfection

December 17, 2012 Leave a comment
Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps: How “We are all one, or all none!” grew into TBL perfection

Most people know of the science fiction cult figure Doctor Who, whose purpose was to help people and save civilizations.

But how many know about the rebel cult figure Dr. Bronner, who used his wacky ...

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Why Walmart’s “green” footprint is missing so many toes

November 20, 2012 Leave a comment
Why Walmart’s “green” footprint is missing so many toes

Seven years ago, Walmart CEO Lee Scott announced a new sustainability plan. When he said, “We will not be measured by our aspirations. We will be measured by our actions,” the world blinked in wonderment. But ...

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