Encircling the White House & Standing Against Keystone XL

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This afternoon, I joined Green Festival regional director Alix Davidson and Green America policy director Fran Teplitz at Lafayette Park, two blocks away from Green America’s offices, and directly in front of the White House, for today’s day of action against the Keystone XL Pipeline. At the rally before the action, inspirational speakers like Rev. Lennox Yearwood and Tom Poor […]

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Restoring a Native Population (our Oct. 2011 green-biz interview)

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“Currently, the Great Plains are dominated by cattle and by industrial farming, which are not sustainable,” says Mark Tilsen, co-founder of Native American Natural Foods. “These practices drastically reduce biodiversity, while grazing activity by buffalo actually encourages it. Industrial agriculture increases soil erosion, while the natural prairie grasses that buffalo prefer hold the soil in place.” To help restore the […]

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