Leonardo DiCaprio & The Environment

Leonardo DiCaprio & The Environment

A couple days ago, beloved actor and environmentalist Leonardo DiCaprio won his first Academy Award, and used a generous portion of his 90 second speech to remind the world that climate change is an urgent matter that demands our immediate attention. Considering his lavish lifestyle and private jet-setting, is he a hypocrite? Does it really matter?

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A Treehugger's Guide to the American Elections

A Treehugger's Guide to the American Elections

Over his term, President Obama’s climate change agenda has made great strides in legitimizing and prioritizing climate change, and he is leaving the office with an important message to whoever will precede him: don’t fck this up.

Let’s review the top candidates from an environmentalist’s point of view, in absence of each candidate’s other agendas.

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Sustainability Myths

Sustainability Myths

I will put this eloquently: There’s a CRAP-TONNE of misinformation floating around the inter-web about our good green earth. Some tidbits are common misconceptions, some are harmless fallacies, whereas others are offensively incorrect and harmful pieces of rhetoric. Here’s a small collection of some common sustainability myths. 

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