Welcome to the NEW Good News Gallery!

Welcome to the Good News Gallery, where we’ll share stories and pictures to inspire and remind you that one person CAN make a difference!

We Also Have a Mindless Consumption Problem

For more than a year, Karen Jenner has visited Nova Scotia’s beaches two or three times a week. But the Canadian’s visits to the Bay of Fundy haven’t all been for fun. Jenner has been on the hunt — for plastic. Read the full story at the Global Citizen: This Woman...

Where We Spend Our Money Creates the Society in Which we Live

College students in America helped end apartheid when they held sit-ins on college campuses, demanding that the trustees divest from South African companies that supported apartheid. If we want companies to clean up their environmental act we can sign petitions and...

Maine Becomes First State to Ban Styrofoam Food Containers

Big changes are on the way in daily waste behaviors: “Maine became the first state to ban food containers made of polystyrene, commonly known as styrofoam, on April 30 when Gov. Janet Mills signed legislation sponsored by State Rep (D) Stanley Zeigler.”...


Young women from around the world are taking action and bringing the rest of us along. Time for us all to get involved! Click to read “12 Female Climate Activists Who Are Saving the Planet” on GlobalCitizen.org.

Getting Back to The Three Rs: Reduce, Reuse, lastly Recycle

If stuff is coming to your door, this approach means more cardboard waste, but reuse is a step in the right direction. Even better step: Local store, Ozark Natural Foods, sells milk in returnable bottles. Shopping locally at a brick and mortar store that takes back...

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