Posts Tagged ‘industrial livestock agriculture’

Human hubris is wreaking havoc on our bodies and souls

Posted November 16th, 2009 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on Human hubris is wreaking havoc on our bodies and souls

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: This is what happens when the human attempts to dominate, control and manipulate the natural world with hubris and pride: New Mexico City Could Become a Sinkhole — brought to you by the oil drilling industry.  Gee, we’re sorry. Unusual early heavy snow fall is result of Chinese […]

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As a ‘Sacred Duty,’ help end industrial livestock agriculture

Posted March 4th, 2009 in Blog, Featured 2 Comments

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: [This is a guest post from Dr. Richard Schwartz, a founder of Jewish Vegetarians of North America. We don’t usually promote films as blog posts, but we consider the expansion of industrial livestock agriculture to be one of the biggest threats to the well-being of the planet. In […]

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Destroy or protect: ecological choices on today’s front page

Posted March 1st, 2009 in Blog, Featured 2 Comments

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: I hope we save newspapers.  They are crucial as a lens to our world. So, this morning, on the front page of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, we were confronted with one of those contrasts that clarifies the larger picture.  We face choices in how we are going to […]

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Good news and bad news

Posted January 12th, 2009 in Blog, Featured 1 Comment

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: Sums up the daily news, daily.  Always this mixture of good news and bad news, news to scare us to death about our future, signs of hope right in the midst of it, evidence of the ‘great turning.’ Will we turn in time? Ecological grief and ecological hope […]

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