An anthropologist and activist discusses her work with Indigenous youth and how social services and other state programs may be colonial intervention by another name.
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Are there better ethics than hope? Two scholars with new books about the author of Walden reflect on Henry David Thoreau's environmental ethic, flirtations with despair, and anarchist politics.
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One historian exposes shadowy corners of cannabis's history and offers prescriptions for achieving a bright, sustainable future for the world's widest-ranging crop.
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The decline of honeybees is cause for alarm and a symptom of global biodiversity loss. Beekeepers, however, find creative ways to build relationships with honeybees and steward their hives.
The post Finding Hope and Community with Honeybees: A Conversation with Heather Swan appeared first on Edge Effects.
What does the scientific study of biological diversity have to do with the history of U.S. imperialism in the Caribbean? Just about everything, says the author of a new book on American field stations in the tropics.
The post The Tangled Roots of U.S. Imperialism and Biodiversity Science: A Conversation with Megan Raby appeared first on Edge Effects.
The fight against African American land loss isn't just about economic justice. It's about environmental sustainability.
The post Food Justice Requires Land Justice: A Conversation with Savi Horne appeared first on Edge Effects.
To be outside the "home" was a dangerous place to be in Gilded Age America. Richard White tells the story of how the modern nation reluctantly came into being alongside the environmental crisis of the late nineteenth century.
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Two centuries ago, Ojibwe people planned for seven generations to come. Today that seventh generation is fighting for the treaty rights their ancestors established and a just, sustainable future.
The post We Are the Seventh Generation: A Conversation with Winona LaDuke appeared first on Edge Effects.
Dr. Nancy Langston speaks about the current conflict in Oregon's Malheur National Wildlife Refuge and about hopeful collaborations for conservation.
The post Where Land, Water, and Militants Meet: A Conversation with Nancy Langston appeared first on Edge Effects.
Advocates of small government have a long and uncharted history within US environmentalism, argues Brian Drake in an interview about his recent book.
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Bart Elmore discusses how Coke came to shape landscapes and bodies the world over, and what that suggests for the future of corporate sustainability.
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