“We are now faced with the fact that tomorrow is today. We are confronted with the fierce urgency of now. In this unfolding conundrum of life and history, there “is” such a thing as being too late. This is no time for apathy or complacency. This is a time for vigorous and positive action.” — Martin Luther King Jr.
“There is one thing stronger than all the armies in the world, and that is an idea whose time has come.” Victor Hugo
Lately, people have been emphasizing that the climate movement is really about saving ourselves.
Yes, I agree the problem is with humanity; it’s a crisis of consciousness and how we relate to life’s inter-dependencies… Continue reading
So, the dust has settled after the… Continue reading
Well, happy new year…we are just out of the gate into 2014 and here we are with again mega extreme weather. We’ve already had a North American deep freeze, and record highs with 100,000 bats falling from the sky in Australia.
Now is an appropriate time to be planning your spring garden. Included in that planning is deciding which seeds to plant.
Off Grid Info has compiled a fantastic heirloom /non-GMO / organic seed list on their website. It can be a great opportunity to try growing something new or fun as well.
Click here to check it out…
by Brian Ettling
It’s Thanksgiving. What I am most thankful? I started two climate change groups: St. Louis, Missouri and southern Oregon. I am even more grateful for Larry Lazar and Susan Bizeau. The truth is that I would have started ZERO climate change groups without them. The credit really goes to them for all their hard work. I was… Continue reading
My friend lives in the Philippines. Rodne and I met 15 months ago when we participated in a Climate Reality Leadership Training in San Francisco with former VP Al Gore. We were 1000 volunteers from all across the globe. Enthusiastic, bright-eyed, peaceful warriors, we accepted our mission to spread truth about the reality of climate change and the price that we… Continue reading
Samsø is a small island in the center of Denmark. To get to the island, it’s a little over an hour drive from Copenhagen to Kalundborg and then another two hours on a ferry.
In 1997, Samsø won a Danish government competition… Continue reading
Late last month, under a sweltering DC sun, President Barack Obama wiped his brow, as if to emphasize a glaring truth; it’s getting hotter. In the absence of Congressional leadership, Obama promised to slow global warming, in part, by using the EPA to limit the amount of… Continue reading