Category Archives: Biodiversity

Racing past environmental “tipping points” in 2015

That’s what appears to be happening per latest scientific study. A new scientific paper published this week triggered alarming headlines around the world. But, as always, these alarming stories describing critical emergencies do not include any clarity whatsoever about what must be … Continue reading

Posted in Activism & Leadership, Biodiversity, Climate Change, Sustainability | Tagged | 1 Comment

What about the ensuing economic chaos…

If everyone switched to 100% plant-based overnight? After reading my 4th of July post about INDEPENDENCE from our grossly unsustainable lifestyle, a reader writes with this question. Hi Jim, I was talking to a friend about your work and she asked, … Continue reading

Posted in Biodiversity, Environment, Sustainability | Tagged | 6 Comments

Biodiversity issues — driven by livestock (Sound Bites)

The sixth edition of our Sound Bite Series. Once again, livestock appears to be causing the most damage; from the U.N. Report: The livestock sector may well be the leading player in the reduction of biodiversity. The UN report, Livestock’s Long … Continue reading

Posted in Biodiversity, Environment, Sound Bites | Leave a comment

FISH…the natural diet for humans? A “big picture” view

After seeing a big article in USA Today this week all about why fish is so healthy for you, I figured it was about time that I wrote this post that I’ve been thinking about for some time. While millions … Continue reading

Posted in Big Picture, Biodiversity, Environment, Sustainability | Leave a comment

HOME – a 2009 film — a powerful eye-opener

Wow, I just saw the trailer to this powerful movie this morning for the first time.  It was first released in June of 2009 and has already been seen by over 400 million people.  I was struck by the clarity … Continue reading

Posted in Big Picture, Biodiversity, Climate Change, Energy, Environment, Land, Trees & Forests, Sustainability, Water Pollution & Usage, World Hunger | Leave a comment