Tag Archives: rights of nature

Current bilingual Opening at Sonoma Ecology Center

Current bilingual Opening at Sonoma Ecology Center This is a great opportunity at the Sonoma Ecology Center. There are a few grants that will support outreach to disadvantaged communities in Sonoma Valley about challenges to the local watershed and community…

 

Thank you Congressman Jared Huffman

And thanks to those of you who raised your voices, concerned about the loss of research materials.  Our own Congressman Huffman worked on this and we are very grateful.  It’s hard to know if anyone would have paid attention if…

 

Here’s How Community Rights Could Help Save the Great Lakes

” “We the people are following laws written by corporations for their benefit. It’s greed,” says O’Dell. “They’re using our communities as resource colonies,” she added. https://www.alternet.org/local-peace-economy/can-community-rights-save-great-lakes Local Peace Economy Here’s How Community Rights Could Help Save the Great Lakes…

 

Press Democrat Opinion: Be a Climate “lobbyist’

Tom, it’s called the Community Bill of Rights/Rights of Nature and over 200 communities across our country have begun this movement with the help of CELDF. See: https://celdf.org for more information. Their mission: The Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund (CELDF)…

 

EARTH DAY, it’s a movement!

Rights of Nature, nationwide movement.  FAQ’s from CELDF What do we mean when we say that nature has rights? Under the current system of law in almost every country, nature is considered to be property. Something that is considered property…