Building Healthy Financial Communities

In any country anywhere, it is the nature of small family farms and small, locally-owned businesses that give a particular town its individual character. It is the really great café on the town square

The Environmental Impact of War

Since the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan in October of 2001, the environmental degradation of this land has been severe. One of the biggest problems has been deforestation,

War and Human Rights

From the times of earliest recorded history, humanity has gone to war. The reasons have been as diverse as humans themselves. Man has gone to war for religious or ethnic differences,

What is Desertification and Why is it Important?

Desertification refers to a complicated ecological process and in general it does not get the media attention or press times that is warranted by this serious issue.

Health Consequences of Pesticide Exposure

Since the advent of modern agricultural practices, a movement which was greatly accelerated after World War II, pesticide use has been pervasive and widespread

The Need for Nationwide Environmental Education in Public Schools

One of these "endangered" programs is environmental education, classes which teach students about concepts like ecosystems, as well as the impact that human behavior can have on these systems.

Human Rights to Water

When many people hear the term "human rights", they usually think about the right to freely practice one's religion, offer political opinions or follow one's way of life