This bike was built to emmulate an old era muscle car. Given that the current equitably sustainable footprint is 1. The city was convinced to do a pilot program selling subsidised backyard composters. We need to get more organized and we need to be more effective. We may despise them but be unable to break away from them, even though we know they are destructive because we have not yet encountered a better story. Switch to Threaded Mode. We need to reform our energy systems and to have a more concerted effort at steering people towards Good, Healthly work.
Or, perhaps more precisely, what forces are at work to constrain the list of options from which we can choose? Worldchanging is non-partisan, and we don't generally focus on specific pieces of legislation. Kevin April 6, at 8: You could apply the same test to why you became a Christian, and you will eventually arrive at the same wilderness of causality. Those of us who buy and vote with the Earth in mind aren't going to carry this one on our own. I think I'm coming at it from the POV of 'leading' the answer in a desirable direction.
Making something green will always be more rewarding than buying something green. On a different note, may I ask why you are quoting from two different Bible versions? Direct confrontation is difficult and dangerous. Tell the people what's happening, show them why it's a crisis, show them what solutions we have available and then portray a world in which those solutions are widely implemented and life is better -- that's a big order, but it's the only sensible path forward, IMO. They don't depress sales of fashionable crap we don't need. If your son was merely mimicking you without expressing any will of his own, what would you have to be proud of? The Farmer's Market is a great place to find a green-conscious constituency.
It also turns out that adorable kittens like it too Tea is, dare she admit it, 60 years old. Your article is spot on in the sense that we need big change. Make sure retail prices reflect earth damage, and make triple bottom line accounting mandatory. What I discovered is that Harris essentially arrives at what the gospel teaches. People must be reminded about the need for and importance of their actions at the shoe store, at Wal-Mart and at WorldChanging. Help friends not use when they don't have to.