Milwaukee Edition

Archive of: Global Brief and NAPC

Title Issue
Minutes Count

Minutes Count

Lisa Hepner of Oregon is intent on helping at least 100,000 of us develop the habit of meditating while waiting.

February 2008
Home Sweet Home

Home Sweet Home

Eco-celebrity Brad Pitt is leading the charge to restore New Orleans’ Lower Ninth Ward the right way—with environmentally-sound, affordable, storm-safe housing.

February 2008
Going Green

Going Green

For anyone who hasn’t heard the cheer ringing coast to coast, a bill was finally passed into law paving the way for a cleaner energy future.

February 2008
Emerging Hope

Emerging Hope

Leading world thinkers will gather for Human Forum of the Alliance for a New Humanity to discuss assessing the various forces now changing our world for the better in order to scale up and unite them in a symphony of transformation.

February 2008
Ocean SOS

Ocean SOS

Japan's illegal whale slaughtering continues to expand. Do your part to help stop the illegal killing of whales by signing a petition.

February 2008
Kinder Care

Kinder Care

Data confirms a promising trend toward more protective, involved parenting than just 10 years ago, which means more restriction on kids’ television viewing.

January 2008
H20 Shortfall

H20 Shortfall

After Lake Okeechobee’s alarmingly high water levels and harmful massive estuary dumps in 2004 and 2005, managers recorded the lowest water level ever in May 2007.

January 2008
Sustainable Dining

Sustainable Dining

Hundreds of eateries are gaining attention--and business--for becoming certified green restaurants.

January 2008
Call Washington

Call Washington

The five-year U.S. farm bill now under discussion in Congress has been characterized by many as a multi-billion dollar welfare check for big agribusiness for good reason.

January 2008

Trickle-down Ecology

National newspapers report that northwest Arkansas is conducting a huge eco-experiment that regional advocates believe will make it a Green Valley icon of sustainability.

January 2008