Category Archives: Environment

Do you breathe air, drink water and have sex?

Even with no randomized studies proving that you should? What should humans be eating? That’s the question that I began studying in 2002. Six months later, I concluded—without a doubt—that we should be eating a whole foods, plant-based diet. From … Continue reading

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June 5, 2013. World Environment Day. Who knew?

No mention in the paper that brings us “all the news that’s fit to print.” Guess the New York Times didn’t think that the U.N.’s World Environment Day was newsworthy. Ditto for CNN, NBC, CBS, ABC, Fox and the rest of … Continue reading

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“Why I’m Not a Vegan” — Title of latest Mark Bittman piece

Then he proceeds to tell us all the reasons he should be. Confusing, to say the least. As a big fan of Mark Bittman, I continue to be mystified by his refusal to take a stand and tell us with … Continue reading

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Happy New Year! Gettin’ Green in 2013

Balancing politics and the environment — a sad story of painful frustration The first African American head of the EPA, Lisa P. Jackson, is stepping down at the end of President Obama’s first term. After a frustrating, stressful and painful … Continue reading

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Mainstream journalists continue to miss the main point…

When it comes to the most important topics in the world. Last week (10-18-12), David Brooks of the New York Times ran a column entitled A Sad Green Story. He chronicled a number of sad scenarios in our brief forty … Continue reading

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Earth Day—-21 things to share with your loved ones…

About Land, Water and Energy Earth Day–Today–Sunday–April 22 Last year, I posted my first “Earth Day” blog. It’s Earth Day — Do something memorable… This year, I decided to do a little research and discovered an article (See link below) in the New … Continue reading

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Overfishing — Something to think about on Earth Day

Getting in the mood for Earth Day 2012–Sunday, April 22 Like us, fish are “Earthlings” and we’ve got no business messing around in their space. In our book and on this blog, I have written extensively about the horrors of … Continue reading

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