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Where are they now? Catch up with 30 Under 30 alumni 29.6.2020 GreenBiz.com
Where are they now? Catch up with 30 Under 30 alumni Heather Clancy Mon, 06/29/2020 - 02:30 June 22 marked the publication of the fifth annual GreenBiz 30 Under 30 , our report celebrating rising young professionals in the field of corporate sustainability.  What’s up in the worlds of the 120 alumni from past lists? We reached out this spring to check in, asking those inclined to weigh in on how current events have changed their world views. We asked them to consider two questions: With the world turned upside down, what is your focus at work? Do you think the COVID-19 crisis marks a turning point for the sustainability movement?  Following are some of their responses, lightly edited, representing perspective from all four past cohorts. We did not specifically ask the alumni to consider the broader question of systemic racism, as our outreach was completed prior to the national protests triggered by the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. But look for future updates and essays on this topic, such as ...
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The fashion industry is unsustainable — here's how journalism is inspiring activism to improve it 15.5.2020 GreenBiz.com
The fashion industry is unsustainable — here's how journalism is inspiring activism to improve it Kirstie Dabbs Fri, 05/15/2020 - 01:43 The fast fashion industry has long been critiqued for unsustainable practices and unethical working conditions. From global cotton supply chains to pollution from textile factories, the need to improve the industry in favor of both people and the planet is pressing.  Bard MBA student Kirstie Dabbs spoke recently with author Elizabeth Segran about their shared passion for building a sustainability-centered future for the fashion industry. They discussed the unchecked growth of the fashion industry’s business model, possibilities for regulations, and how to inspire systematic change in global fast fashion.  Segran writes about design, with a particular focus on the fashion industry as a senior staff writer at Fast Company Magazine . She also recently authored a new book, " The Rocket Years: How Your Twenties Launch the Rest of Your Life ." In it, she discusses how all ...
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How EcoAthletes plans to go to bat for the climate 7.4.2020 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
A new group aims to create a roster of professional sports figures evangelizing for public engagement on the climate crisis.
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Misrepresenting traditional knowledge during COVID-19 is dangerous 23.3.2020 High Country News Most Recent
Indigenous scholars say claims of herbal cures amounts to malpractice.
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The Park Service is selling out to telecom giants 16.3.2020 High Country News Most Recent
With Trump’s blessing, cell towers are infiltrating protected public lands across the West.
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The residual power of Ammon Bundy 21.2.2020 Current Issue
What’s it like when the West’s most notorious anti-government figure comes to your town?
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How to make ending factory farming irresistible, delicious and lucrative 15.2.2020 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Animal activists have made huge strides over the past two decades. But it hasn’t been enough to tip the scales of justice.
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Do wilderness therapy programs really work? 31.1.2020 High Country News Most Recent
The expensive treatments for troubled teens have been around for years — but researchers still aren’t sure whether wilderness makes a difference.
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High Country News – the voice of the West — celebrates 50 years and looks to the future 31.1.2020 High Country News Most Recent
Pioneering nonprofit unveils $10 million campaign to expand its editorial work and influence.
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When wildlife safety turns into fierce political debate 31.12.2019 Current Issue
In Island Park, Idaho, a fight over roadkill became a referendum on government control.
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Failure to address climate crisis puts children at risk 27.11.2019 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Failure to address climate crisis puts children at risk
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Not Rex: Bullets for Bolivia 27.11.2019 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Not Rex: Bullets for Bolivia
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Make booing Alberta's premier at public events a 'Battle of Alberta' thing 27.11.2019 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Make booing Alberta's premier at public events a 'Battle of Alberta' thing
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Trudeau drives a stake through the heart of any hope for electoral reform 26.11.2019 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Trudeau drives a stake through the heart of any hope for electoral reform
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A slow return to respectability for anti-Semitism 23.11.2019 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
A slow return to respectability for anti-Semitism
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Ford's destructive cuts will have sweeping effects on health care 22.11.2019 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Ford's destructive cuts will have sweeping effects on health care
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Jason Kenney should not be allowed to dictate federal agenda 20.11.2019 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Jason Kenney should not be allowed to dictate federal agenda
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Trudeau government faces three big challenges ahead 20.11.2019 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Trudeau government faces three big challenges ahead
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Jason Kenney's 'anti-Alberta' inquiry gets increasingly compromised 16.11.2019 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Jason Kenney's 'anti-Alberta' inquiry gets increasingly compromised
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Balancing remembrance and memory in an age of anxiety 14.11.2019 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Balancing remembrance and memory in an age of anxiety
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