Tagged: environmental concerns

Planting the Future

Reforestation Addresses Poverty at the Roots, One Tree at a Time by Tim Høiland On the surface, it may appear that planting trees and caring for the poor are two separate undertakings. But when...

Why Kerry and Not Bush

by Tony Campolo I am not pleased with either candidate. Both wanted that dreadful war that neither Calvin nor Augustine would have labeled "just." I try to believe that this administration had good motives...

Born-Again Ecologists

by Rod Dreher Are right-wing Christians becoming born-again environmentalists? Yes, naturally. This week in Washington, Catholics, Jews and mainline Protestants turned up at the White House and on Capitol Hill to beseech President Bush...

Disobeying Pharoah

by Rabbi Arthur Waskow (The Bush Administration has proposed new mercury emission standards that will invite much more mercury, a known brain-damaging poison, to be poured into our air and water. The EPA has...

Wage Peace!

by Gerald Iversen You've heard it said "Vote with your dollars" at stores that are Earth-friendly, that do not sell sweatshop goods, etc. Now we can "Vote with our dollars" to help work for Peace. In addition...