Buy Nothing Day in Utah

From KUTV Channel 2 Utah - I am quoted near the bottomUtahns Participate In Buy Nothing DayWhile millions of Americans where rushing from store to store hunting for rock bottom deals of Black Friday, a significantly smaller portion of the population was refusing to spend a single penny on that day.  Sarah and Derek Staffanson … Continue reading Buy Nothing Day in Utah

“Queens is Green Fashion Show” Magazine Feature Stor

Green Party member Lynn Serpe:http://licmagazine.com/content.php - click "arts" in left sidebar, then scroll down. By Olaitan Fakinlede We've all heard someone make a mention of the Green Movement at one time or another – a revolution that has been putting celebrities like Leonardo DiCaprio, Sting, Brad Pitt and Salma Hayek on the map for more … Continue reading “Queens is Green Fashion Show” Magazine Feature Stor

US Mayors Agree to Phase Out Bottled Water

Former Salt Lake City Mayor Rocky Anderson began the crusade to eliminate bottle water in government facilities a few years ago:[Salt Lake City Mayor] Rocky [Anderson] targets waste of bottled water(http://www.polarisinstitute.org/salt_lake_city_mayor_rocky_anderson_targets_waste_of_bottled_water)Posted December 18, 2006 in [Water] Doug Smeath - Deseret Morning News  Rocky Anderson is taking his fight for a more eco-friendly Salt Lake City … Continue reading US Mayors Agree to Phase Out Bottled Water

Students at Utah High School prevented from hanging Buy Nothing Day Banner

A local high school principal prevented a class of students from hanging a banner for Buy Nothing Day.  Below is a commentary on this by Salt Lake Tribune columnist Paul Rolly.  It appears that this principal values capitalism over the environment and conservation.Paul Rolly: Red scare at Viewmont High SchoolBy Paul Rolly Tribune ColumnistArticle Last … Continue reading Students at Utah High School prevented from hanging Buy Nothing Day Banner