sustainability

Cowspiracy: Fake facts and fall-guy “truths”

July 21, 2016 Leave a comment
<em>Cowspiracy</em>: Fake facts and fall-guy “truths”

 

by Faith Attaguile

Before we begin, know this: I’m a vegetarian. Well, sort of. I’m a vegetarian when I’m not sure where the meat on my plate comes from or how the animal ...

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Big Ag’s toxic legacy: Broken soils, cokehead cows

June 19, 2016 Leave a comment
Big Ag’s toxic legacy:  Broken soils, cokehead cows

by Faith Attaguile

If I could sum up what’s wrong with our food production and distribution system today, I’d have to say it’s that farmers no longer control the farm. Big Ag does. And folks, ...

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Top Food, Farming, GMO & Eco Stories for September

October 1, 2014 Leave a comment
Top Food, Farming, GMO & Eco Stories for September

Stay on top with our top-story picks for September! From the discovery of GMO wheat on a Montana farm to the #FloodWallStreet climate action march in NYC, ...

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Published in Monthly Top Stories

Malawi, Africa: The 10-Day Rising of an Earthship Eco-Center

November 23, 2013 Leave a comment
Malawi, Africa: The 10-Day Rising of an Earthship Eco-Center

As Earthship volunteers, we came from around the world. As Mzimba District villagers, they came from the most rural part of Malawi. We gathered together to build an eco-center for 38 villages and 5,000 people. ...

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Published in Earth in Transition

EARTHSHIPS: Sustainable Pockets of Freedom for Everyone

June 5, 2013 Leave a 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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Going Green Our Own Way: 5 Challenges to Creating a Connected World

April 2, 2012 Leave a comment
Going Green Our Own Way: 5 Challenges to Creating a Connected World

By Faith Attaguile Green living, once a sideline issue for the “weirdos” of the world, has gone mainstream. But not out of choice. Out of necessity.

Looking behind the mask

We live in a consumer ...

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Words to live by …

March 26, 2012 Leave a comment
Words to live by …

from  Jay Levinson & Shel Horowitz

“Companies that refuse to embrace sustainability values will be left to a world of diminishing markets, falling profits, and increasing lawsuits. More than ever before, today’s consumer wants to ...

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Published in Words to Live By