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Are You Faking Your Fracking Knowledge? Here Are Six Good Sources

Danielle Nierenberg | Posted 05.05.2013 | Green
Danielle Nierenberg

People across America are talking about the effect hydraulic fracturing (often called "fracking") is having on our food, water and health. But even if you don't have time to read all the reports and articles, you are probably curious about fracking, and why people are concerned.

Bill and Lou and Shifting the Paradigm: Now Is the Time to Go Vegan

Kathy Stevens | Posted 01.19.2013 | Green
Kathy Stevens

To be authentically sustainable means to be vegan. No matter how animals are grown, growing plants to feed humans is easier on the earth than growing plants to feed animals and then turning those animals into food.

Vermont Facts And Trivia For Winter Travelers

iLoveInns | Posted 01.12.2013 | Travel

Vermont's versatile virtues and vigorous values are as vast and vital as the valleys. Visionaries, virtuosos, valors and viticulturists voluntarily abide here without vociferous vituperation.

College: Bill And Lou Will Die

Huffington Post | William McGuinness | Posted 10.24.2012 | College

Imagine you're an ox who lives in Vermont on a lovely farm at a college with a 14:1 student-to-staff ratio. You receive lots of individual attention. ...

Green Mountain College Has Oxen and Morals

Jason Schmitt | Posted 12.19.2012 | College
Jason Schmitt

I am not here to butt heads with critics of Green Mountain College's decision to slaughter a team of oxen who have worked on the campus for many years. What is missing from the dialogue, however, is how close both collective's rationale are situated.

Green Mountain College's False Environmentalism: Why Is GMC Killing Its Mascots?

Bruce Friedrich | Posted 12.16.2012 | College
Bruce Friedrich

Ten years ago, oxen Bill and Lou arrived at Green Mountain College, malnourished and neglected. The college offered the pair "considerate and humane c...

America's Greenest Colleges: Did Yours Make the List?

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Avital Andrews

How (and why) Sierra came up with its list of America's greenest campuses Intercollegiate rivalry is a long and hallowed tradition. That was the oper...