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Interview with 350 Oregon’s Lenny Dee

by Cherice Bock, Whole Terrain editor I recently sat down with one of the founders of 350 Oregon and 350 PDX, Lenny Dee. 350 Oregon formed in April 2013 as a response to 350.org‘s founder, Bill McKibben, calling for the formation of local groups to work on environmental activism close …

After the People’s Climate March

  By Cherice Bock, Whole Terrain editor In case you haven’t heard, the People’s Climate March in New York City on September 21, 2014 drew in about 400,000 people, making it the largest climate march in history. In addition, 2,646 other marches and events occurred around the globe in 162 countries …

Grow Food grows support in the Pioneer Valley

by Laura Hilberg Jen Hartley arrived for our meeting at a downtown cafe right on time and out of breath, having just come from an informal meeting of Grow Food Northampton board members and core volunteers. They had gathered to discuss the success of their recently completed land purchase campaign. …

The trial of Tim DeChristopher

By Emily Bowers: A spur-of-the-moment decision to throw a monkey wrench into a 2008 Bureau of Land Management oil and gas leasing auction made Tim DeChristopher an unforeseen leader within the environmental movement.  DeChristopher was found guilty on two felony counts on March 3, 2011 after disrupting the auction in …

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