Dec 1, 2012
Beth Terry is the author of Plastic-Free: How I Kicked the Plastic Habit and How You Can Too. She also writes the popular blog, My Plastic-Free Life, and is a founding member of the Plastic Pollution Coalition. Beth gives presentations on living plastic-free and why our personal changes do make a difference. She...
Apr 20, 2010
Melinda Kramer and Amira Diamond are the Co-Directors of Women's Earth Alliance. Women's Earth Alliance, or WEA, unites women on the frontlines of environmental justice causes by coordinating training, technology, and financial support for thriving communities and the Earth.
When I sat down to talk with Amira and...
Jun 27, 2008
Ari Derfel talks about what he learned after saving his trash for
one year. You can read more about his experiment on his blog,
Save Your Trash at http://saveyourtrash.typepad.com.
Ari is the co-founder of Back to Earth Catering and Outdoor Adventures. Long time Big Vision Podcast listeners may have heard an
Apr 17, 2007
Van Jones is working to combine solutions to America's two biggest
problems: social inequality and environmental destruction.
In 1996, Van founded the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights. Named for an unsung civil rights heroine, the Center promotes alternatives to violence and incarceration. As an advocate for the...
Feb 16, 2007
Jodie Van Horn is an organizer for the Freedom from Oil campaign with Rainforest Action Network, a coalition that is working to free America of its oil addiction. Jodie also coordinates Plug-in Bay Area, an initiative aimed at promoting the commercialization of plug-in hybrid vehicles to demonstrate that a demand exists...