Category Archives: Sustainability

Our Pathway to Sustainability Just Got More Difficult

A Preview of My Latest Presentation Regarding Our Future as a Species Background. My most recent public speaking event took place in El Paso, Texas, on 2-25-17. It was my standard “big picture” presentation, emphasizing the essential  need for humans everywhere to … Continue reading

Posted in Activism & Leadership, Sustainability | 4 Comments

Our own health, or the health of our ecosystem?

Which is more important? My guess is that most people would answer that “our own health” is more important. Not because they’re selfish or uncaring about the environment, but because they probably don’t know what’s at stake should our ecosystem … Continue reading

Posted in Activism & Leadership, Big Picture, Sustainability | Tagged | 2 Comments

Money-Controlled Science and the Demise of Academic Freedom

Chapter 10 from our new book, “Downsizing the Cancer Industry” Book Update. John Kelly, MD (author of Stop Feeding Your Cancer), and I have hit a legal snag with regards to publishing our new book but wanted to go ahead and … Continue reading

Posted in Academic Freedom, Activism & Leadership, Cancer, Sustainability | Tagged | 2 Comments

T. Colin Campbell and the Nobel Prize

Why he deserves it and the difference it could make Earlier this week, I got the green light from Dr. Campbell to include a chapter (in our new book) that promotes his candidacy as a future recipient of the Nobel … Continue reading

Posted in Activism & Leadership, Sustainability | Tagged | 3 Comments

Hillary describes Bill as “open-minded vegan” to Colbert

To end the confusion about the former president’s diet I never thought that I would hear Secretary Clinton use the word “vegan” to describe the diet of anyone in her family–certainly not until after the election. Because, as I have … Continue reading

Posted in Activism & Leadership, Sustainability | Tagged | 5 Comments

The Most Important Topic in the History of Humanity

The title of my presentation on 5-6-16 at the College of the Holy Cross Special handout. At my request, two days prior to my presentation, the students were given the following 4-page document about climate change. The professor sent me a summary of … Continue reading

Posted in Activism & Leadership, Sustainability | Tagged | 3 Comments

Human “gas” emissions and climate change

A reader asked this question yesterday… Dear Mr. Hicks, Since we are also animals, how much of the green house gas problem is caused by the human life cycle. Linda Dear Linda, Thanks for your message; I have never been asked that … Continue reading

Posted in Climate Change, Sustainability | Tagged | Leave a comment