Fair Trade Textiles – 5 Good Reasons to Buy Them

We have been celebrating fairtrade fortnight and in particular fair trade textiles. But surely every day of every week we should be buying such products? Now that most supermarkets stock fairtrade tea and bananas and many other fairtrade lines there is no excuse not...

Political Warming

A polar bear stumbles onto the last of the melting ice. A dark and gloomy cloud wafs from rusty chimney. Dried and cracking logs lie unfortunately in the clear-cutting rainforest. These images probably appear in our mind when we think about this unsolvable issue,...

Challenges Of A Relationship With The Natural World

Developing a relationship with the natural world can have profound effects on our perceptions of the universe. Opening our minds and hearts to include the idea that a tree has rights and that a dolphin may be our neighbor can forever change one’s appreciation...