How the LOHAS Consumer is Changing the World of Fashion for the Better

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Francesca Romana Rinaldi, co-author with Salvo Testa of “The Responsible Fashion Company”, dives into the many issues that stand as barriers to a more sustainable fashion industry. Fashion and food have many things in common, not just their initial letter. For example the agricultural origin of the raw materials: cotton, hemp and flax are classified […]

Girl in a Tree: Another Precious Forest Falls to Build an American Strip Mall (VIDEO)

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Chiara D’Angelo’s courageous tree-sit inspired members of the Bainbridge Island community to create this humorous, but powerful video to rally residents to protest the construction of a commercial shopping center. Unfortunately, the trees have been removed, but the community is still petitioning to stop the national chain stores from moving in and instead allow buildings and spaces such as […]

The Most Awesome Signs From the People’s Climate March NYC

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  Yesterday, more than 400,000 people showed up for The People’s Climate March in NYC in lieu of the UN Climate Summit  scheduled to take place on September 23. Approximately 1,500 organizations and 50,000 students traveled to NYC for this historic mobilization. Leonardo DiCaprio, Jane Goodall, Vandana Shiva and U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and former […]

Watch Russell Brand School Fox News Regarding Climate Change

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It’s no secret Fox News will go to any length to support their boss, Rupert Murdoch and his precious investments in oil companies. So, not surprisingly, most (if not all) of the news organization’s coverage on Climate Change is ludicrous, to put things mildly. In this video, actor and comedian, Russell Brand kicks up some […]

Join Us in NYC on September 21 for the Largest Climate Mobilization in History

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On September 21, tens of thousands of people will come together in NYC just as world leaders arrive in town for an emergency climate summit at the UN. The massive gathering of people from around the country will stand in unity for the People’s Climate March, which is anticipated to be the largest demonstration on climate change in history. Here’s why: The People’s […]

California’s Dying Sea in the Desert

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Picnic Table Photo via Shutterstock By Diana Smith Fifty miles south from the resorts of Palms Springs, on the edge of civilization, in the stillness of the California desert, there lies a sea. A sea that is home to thousands of skeletons. Skeletons of fish and of birds, of boats and cars, of palm trees, furniture, […]

10 Makeup and Beauty Care Items Every Health Savvy Girl Should Have

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  Makeup image via Shutterstock By Amalissa Uytingco Going green does not only refer to recycling and energy or water conservation. All over the world, emerging companies are applying the “green” philosophy to cosmetics, aiming to create environmentally friendly product lines that promote the use of natural ingredients. However, with the extensive range of companies […]