Building a world of
resilient communities.

MAIN LIST

 

Interview with Alisa Gravitz of Green America


GreenAmericaGreen America is one of the country’s longest standing environmental advocacy and action organizations. For the past 30 years Alisa Gravitz has been at its helm, leading campaigns for green investment, corporate accountability, and fair trade. This week on Sea Change Radio, host Alex Wise chats with Alisa Gravitz about a number of Green America’s current initiatives.

She lends insight into the evolution of the American environmental movement over the past few decades and what issues and strategies have been most effective in mobilizing people and businesses over these years of her work. She also talks about clean energy victory bonds, how to break up with your bank, and why she is hopeful that genetically modified seeds can be removed from our food system sooner than you might think.

What do you think? Leave a comment below.

Sign up for regular Resilience bulletins direct to your email.

Take action!  

Find out more about Community Resilience. See our COMMUNITIES page
Start your own projects. See our RESOURCES page.
Help build resilience. DONATE NOW.

 

This is a community site and the discussion is moderated. The rules in brief: no personal abuse and no climate denial. Complete Guidelines.


Sandra Postel: Repairing the Water Cycle

El Niño has been dropping much-needed rain this winter on a parched …

Recognizing the Rights of Nature and the Living Forest

“The message our Living Forest proposal delivers is aimed at the …

Learning from the Life of Murray Bookchin

Ten years ago, American radical Murray Bookchin drew his last breath in the …

Does your City have a Future?

In the past, as in the future, local ecosystem resources were the key to the …

The World's Forest Will Collapse if we Don't Learn to Say No

An alarming new study has shown that the world’s forests are not only …

Carbon Tax: The Low Oil Price Opportunity

Carbon taxes constitute a widely discussed policy tool for reducing …

Beyond the Oregon Protests: The Search for Common Ground

Thrust into the spotlight by a group of anti-government militants as a place …