Awareness | Debate | Action
Started this discussion. Last reply by michael heery Jul 17, 2011.
Started May 31, 2009
The plastic and paper bag law is ostensibly environmental legislation in hopes that a small fee will diminish the environmental impact of single-use merchant bags. It was possible to have the fee go into an environmental fund to help with diminishing the impact, but that was voted down by CA Prop 65. The resulting declining of Prop 65 is essentially saying that we cannot force the…Continue
Just because food is labeled organic doesn't mean it's what you're expecting, journalist Peter Laufer tells Salon
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... "So what would a radically different law-driven consciousness look like?” The question was posed over three decades ago by a University of Southern California law professor as his lecture drew to a close. “One in which Nature had rights,” he continued. “Yes, rivers, lakes, trees. . . . How could such a posture in law affect a community’s view of…Continue