Environmentalism is far from a “new thing” or a fad. Thirty-eight years ago, President Nixon created the first Earth Day and the Environmental Protection Act. The Endangered Species Act, Clean Water Act, and other environmental acts have saved many animals (land and marine), rivers, bay areas, wet-lands, and flat lands. With out the efforts of  … Read More

Fair Trade

What does coffee, tea, chocolate, sugar, and fruit have in common? Many common household grocery items (like coffee, tea, chocolate, sugar and fruit) are harvested and processed using slave labor. Many men, women, and children are enslaved on these plantations to provide us with things we eat everyday. Fortunately, companies have begun to take a  … Read More