Our Blog | September 2008

David Letterman on Global Warming

by: Heather on 09/16/2008

During an interview with Thomas Friedman, New York Times columnist and bestselling author of the recently released Hot, Flat and Crowded, David Letterman let loose with a brilliant rant on global warming which is getting a lot of play in the blogosphere.

Check out the clip below, and fast-forward to 1:40 or so to see where things really "heat …

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The Better World Shopping Guide - 2nd Edition

by: Heather on 09/15/2008
Posted in: New Books

Completely revised and updated for 2008, The Better World Shopping Guide - 2nd Edition by Ellis Jones is just off press! Make sure that your dollars make a difference with this comprehensive guide for socially and environmentally responsible consumers (like you). The guide ranks a huge variety of products from "A" (companies created specifically …

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Beer, Brewing, and Sustainability weekend course

by: Heather on 09/12/2008
Posted in: Author Events

Chris O'Brien, author of Fermenting Revolution is teaching a weekend-long course on Beer, Brewing, and Sustainability at the Omega Institute in Rhinebeck, NY, a couple hours north of New York City. Enrollment numbers are limited for the course but there are a few last-minute spaces available. This is just two weekends from now, September 19-21, so …

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9/11 Truth

by: Heather on 09/11/2008
Posted in: Activism

On the anniversary of 9/11, the 9/11 truth movement continues to gain momentum, with many prominent and respected people adding their voices to the call to expose the official lies and cover-up surrounding the events of September 11th, 2001.

Seven years after the attacks, an international poll finds that there is no consensus outside the United …

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New Blog Look

by: Heather on 09/04/2008
Posted in: Events

We seem to have ironed the bugs out of our blog software upgrade (actually I had nothing to do with it - thanks go out to uber-programmer Doug)! Check out our brand new Search function on the right side of the blog home page, subscribe to our RSS or Atom feeds, and of course check out our office kitten here...

Please let us know what you think and …

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