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One of the challenges of the environmental movement is blending a concern for the great problems of global warming and scarce natural resources with the appreciation of the nature that’s personal. Of course we all want to save the planet, … Continue reading

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Activism isn’t my thing

I am an introvert. I have an anxiety disorder. I’m happy in my small corner of the world. I have all of these reasons to not be an activist. But, here’s the thing…being an activist doesn’t have to mean being … Continue reading

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We are the ones who change the world

Every time we choose to do something that goes against the norm: every time we grow a plant for food, or stir our compost piles, or turn off the lights when we leave a room, we are changing things for … Continue reading

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Don’t sit this one out

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So now what?

You’ve adjusted your thermostat a few degrees and are now wearing sweaters around the house. You’re hanging your laundry, that’s been washed in homemade detergent, and you’re amazed at how easy it is to keep up when it’s only a load … Continue reading

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