Category Archives: Environment

2014 political cartoons to agitate half your friends

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7 Reasons NonProfits Flounder or Fail

By Jim Jewell A group of my friends led a wonderful start-up that was trying to bring new perspectives to a worthy cause, to reach faith-based constituencies who were not traditional supporters of environmental concerns.  They had the plan worked … Continue reading

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Very funny (and truthy) 2012 editorial cartoons on politics, religion, life

                                                                      

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Greenpeace Activists Paint “Quit Coal” On Chicago Coal Plant Smokestack

Victimless civil disobedience in Chicago, where eight Greenpeace daredevils painted “Quit Coal” on a local smokestack.  As a nation we still rely heavily on coal, a power source that produces many victims. Check out the time-elapse video of the painting job.

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The day nuclear power dropped off the list of viable clean energy sources

Many public officials and even leaders in the environmental community, myself included, were beginning to accept that nuclear power was not only a part of a clean energy future for America, but a cornerstone for the package of alternatives to … Continue reading

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Footage of Tsunami in Japan. Devastating

I’ve never seen anything quite like this video of the tsunami crashing, wave after wave, six miles inland, destroying Japanese towns and farmland in its wake. I’ve been away from television for a few days and hadn’t seen the footage.  … Continue reading

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Funny gas price cartoons: if you don’t laugh. . .

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A helpful but incomplete book: my review of Mere Environmentalism, by Steven Hayward

My review of Mere Environmentalism, a small book by conservative writer and policy analyst Steven Hayward, is now appearing in Flourish magazine.  It is a helpful, but incomplete, view of Christians in environmental work, which presents the clear distinctions between … Continue reading

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Why are gas prices rising, and just how high will they go this year?

As the people of the Middle East flex their underdeveloped democratic muscles, the oil merchants are nervous and their nerves are costing us far more money at the pump. It is clearly time to reduce my use of gasoline and … Continue reading

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Moving to Chicago

We’ve told our family, daily contacts, and business associates, so it is appropriate now to blast our family news: I have accepted an offer to join the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews as senior director of communications. It is … Continue reading

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