Restoring Nature

The hopeful aspect of nature is that she is an incessant force of growth, decay, and growth. Sometimes we destroy areas so completely that nothing grows there naturally. Sometimes we heavily pollute areas with chemicals, trash, and various non-natural substances. These factors can be too much for nature, by herself, to overcome. With determined campaigns [...]

The American Dream Needs an Update

The lifestyle of the American Dream is destroying our environment. Through consumerism, urban sprawl, and animal agriculture, the desires of American capitalism are wreaking havoc on the planet. The American Dream for most is a well-paying job, a nice suburban house, a big shiny car, a large diet, a nuclear family. This sounds ideal and [...]