Not Glamorous, but Green

Everybody is talking about green jobs.  Well, at least about the more glamorous and desirable ones: green architects, wind power engineers, solar technicians, etc.  But by far the most numerous green jobs in the world–at least 15 million–are  a little bit like a dirty secret: community waste recyclers. All too often, municipal administrations try to be … Continue Reading ››

Mexican Activists Pushing for Factory Farm Regulations

Last night I spent two hours talking to a group of mostly female Mexican environmentalists and animal advocates. They’re all members of Associaciones Protectoras de Animales de Mexico (APASDEM). In one of the member’s apartments-located conveniently above an organic market-we talked about the state of farming and livestock for food production in Mexico.

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Vision for a Sustainable World