Our Blog | November 2012

Ecological Footprint Work Receives International Recognition with Prestigious Blue Planet Prize

by: EJ on 11/09/2012
Posted in: Awards

We announced in June that authors Dr. Mathis Wackernagel and Dr. William E. Rees had won one of the world's premier environmental awards, the Blue Planet Prize.  On Monday, November 5th, Japan’s Prince Akishino and the Asahi Glass Foundation presented the prize to the co-creators of the Ecological Footprint, and to Dr. Thomas Lovejoy, who was …

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Guest Post - Starhawk - Elections 2012: Lessons from Katrina

by: EJ on 11/05/2012
Posted in: Guest Posts

In her last pre-election blog post, Starhawk shares who she is voting for and why.

“I’m not inspired to vote,” she says.  “Everyone I know is voting out of fear, not inspiration.”

I’m in Chicago for their first-ever Bioneers conference, and the beautiful, clear-eyed, curly-haired young woman before me has just told me that my previous …

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