Natural Awakenings has met scores of joy-filled travelers throughout our nation who have chosen an action-oriented path, becoming an inspiration to others far beyond those they help. Among them are these five “Homegrown Heroes.”
Months before Occupy Wall Street gatherings began boldly voicing people’s intolerance for greed and corruption in America’s economic leadership, a New York meditation group was quietly acting to consciously support universal prosperity.
Earth Day Network has been working to inspire civic engagement in the classroom. It’s among the organization’s most recent collaborative initiatives in 174 countries. We spoke with Network President Kathleen Rogers to find out how and why these activists are grooming green citizens.
If the United States, China and other countries don’t make a super-swift transition from the use of coal and oil, the world’s collective temperature will climb something like five degrees before the century is out.