Features related to environmentalism

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April 3, 2014 | Blog

In her new book, Seeds of Hope, anthropologist Jane Goodall, who turned 80 today, writes about a new movement in gardening that transforms the “typical ridiculous American lawn” into a native plant habitat for bees, other insects, birds and a whole host of small creatures. Read an excerpt. Continue reading

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January 31, 2014 | Blog

In these clips from interviews with Bill Moyers, Seeger discusses dissent, environmentalism and his hope for a better world. Continue reading

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September 27, 2013 | Moyers & Company

Greenpeace International Executive Director Kumi Naidoo discusses the politics of climate change and the urgency of environmental activism. Plus, a Bill Moyers essay on a recent speech by the pope decrying the global economy for what it’s doing to the jobless. Continue reading

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March 19, 2013 | Q&A

Author Alex Steffen explains the technology and design innovations that could “transform our cities into low-carbon engines of prosperity.” Continue reading

Thousands of protestors gather at the National Mall in Washington calling on President Barack Obama to reject the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada, as well as act to limit carbon pollution from power plants and “move beyond” coal and natural gas, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
February 20, 2013 | Blog

Sierra Club Executive Director Michael Brune responds to critics of the Forward on Climate coalition’s focus on the Keystone XL pipeline. Continue reading

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January 4, 2013 | Moyers Moments

In this 1991 Moyers Moment from Spirit & Nature, the spiritual leader and teacher talks about our shared responsibility to this planet. Continue reading

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March 30, 2012
About a new movement whose goal is to redefine what it means to be a successful business.
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July 6, 2007 | Bill Moyers Journal (2007-2010)

Finding meaning in the blight of Anacostia, Washington, D.C. — a look at the Earth Conservation Corps. Continue reading