VICTORY FOR THE
Genevieve Roja, AlterNet Thanks to dogged activism by
environmental groups, President George W. Bush's dreams of
drilling for oil and gas in the Arctic National Wildlife
Refuge will go unfulfilled.
'CORK WARS' ARE STOPPING UP THE
Brooke Shelby Biggs, AlterNet
Hate those new plastic wine corks? So do many
environmentalists, who say that eco-friendly cork farming is
under attack from the plastic industry, supermarket chains
and even the likes of Bill Gates.
INDUSTRY ATTACKS ON DISSENT: FROM
RACHEL CARSON TO OPRAH
Laura Orlando, Dollars and Sense
Forty years after the publication of 'Silent Spring,'
are still producing poisons -- and still trying to keep
SO, YOU WANT TO BUY A GREEN CAR ...
OR DO YOU?
Allie Gottlieb, Metro Silicon Valley
Envirocars are cute, smart and full of good, clean fun. But
consumers really think about the environment when they're
purchasing a vehicle?
MATRIOTISM: WOMEN AND THE FATE OF
Elouise Bell, Earth Island Journal
'Matriotism' is yin to patriotism's yang. It's about loyalty
to Mother Earth, not just to individual countries.
THE ENVIRONMENT'S 'NOBEL PRIZE':
2002 GOLDMAN PRIZE WINNERS
Three North American tribal leaders, a Muslim woman from
war-torn Somalia and a Polish conservationist are among the
eight recipient of the 13th annual Goldman Environmental
BROWER YOUTH AWARDS: HONORING SIX
YOUNG ENVIRONMENTAL LEADERS
The Brower Youth Awards honor young people who have
demonstrated outstanding environmental leadership in their