Keys to Sustainability

                We always talk about the need to reach a larger audience in our efforts to becoming a more sustainable world, but the difficult question remains: how exactly do we do that? How do we make people excited about change and in the process, reduce their impact on the earth?                 Volkswagen may have found a way. Its initiative, Fun Theory, has sparked the revolution … Continue reading Keys to Sustainability

“Conservative environmentalist”: Oxymoron or not?

As I entered Furman’s Timmons Arena last October, I was expecting to witness a civilized town hall meeting between South Carolina Republican Senator Lindsey Graham and his constituents.  What I definitely was not expecting was to observe a shouting match among various Greenville-area residents who were, to put it lightly, absolutely infuriated with many of Graham’s political actions.  The meeting was led in a question-answer … Continue reading “Conservative environmentalist”: Oxymoron or not?