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13 Real Ways to Fight Back Against Trump and Protect the Environment

13 Real Ways to Fight Back Against Trump and Protect the Environment

The safety pin is just the beginning. Here is your plan for surviving a potential Trump presidency, and taking action.
  • Weekend Reading: How to Make Yourself Heard

    Weekend Reading: How to Make Yourself Heard

    The nightmare continues this week. But it’s good it’s still a nightmare. As soon as we start thinking all of this is normal, that’s when this becomes a certified autocracy. Stay mad. Stay shocked. Stay horrified. Stay safe. Action Nichole’s 5-step plan for the Trump presidency is on point. | Green or Die Make yourself...
    Why Can't Online Retailers Say Where Their Clothes Are Made?

    Why Can’t Online Retailers Say Where Their Clothes Are Made?

    Two years ago, the Rana Plaza garment factory in Bangladesh collapsed, killing 1,133 people and injuring over 2,500 more. When confronted with images of the destruction and loss of life, we all wanted to know what wecould do to shop more responsibly and stop contributing to the exploitation and even death of marginalized workers in...
    Eco-Friendly and Cool Things to Do in NYC This Week, September 26th, 2014

    Eco-Friendly and Cool Things to Do in NYC This Week, September 26th, 2014

    The Oldest Living Things in the World Through 11/02 @ Pioneer Works | 159 Pioneer Street, Red Hook, Brooklyn Nothing stirs the heart toward preservation than seeing what a 3,000 year old lichen looks like. You can see this and other profoundly old organisms at an exhibition of Rachel Sussmen’s work. The opening is this...
    Pictures and Observations From the Biggest Climate March in History

    Pictures and Observations From the Biggest Climate March in History

    Up until Sunday, I had never been in a march before. And that felt … bad. Like I wasn’t a real environmentalist. I can buy organic food and non-toxic beauty products, recycle, blog, and bring my reusable bag and water bottle everywhere. But if I haven’t raised my voice? Well, that is an incomplete career...
    5 Ways to Participate in Giving Tuesday (Plus a Discount)

    5 Ways to Participate in Giving Tuesday (Plus a Discount)

    If you hate Black Friday, this is the day for you.