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Laurie David Is Serious About Healthy Dinner: Heroines for the Planet

Laurie David Is Serious About Healthy Dinner: Heroines for the Planet

Laurie David has been a longtime environmental activist (see below about how she felt about cigarette butts as a teen) and after starting her career […]

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Watch One Billion Rising's Powerful Short Film: Will You Rise?

Watch One Billion Rising's Powerful Short Film: Will You Rise?

One in three women on the planet will be raped or beaten in her lifetime. The Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network estimates that someone is […]

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Violence Against Women Act: The Other Cliff That Every Woman Should be Scared About

Violence Against Women Act: The Other Cliff That Every Woman Should be Scared About

What is this, 1913? Even though yesterday was a day of records and firsts for women as the 113th Congress opened, the 112th Congress’s failure to […]

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Heroines for the Planet: Honoring a 'Force of Nature' and Rainforest Action Network's Leader Becky Tarbotton

Heroines for the Planet: Honoring a 'Force of Nature' and Rainforest Action Network's Leader Becky Tarbotton

Environmental heroine Rebecca Tarbotton died tragically on Wednesday, December 26th. Rebecca was the Executive Director of San Francisco-based environmental group Rainforest Action Network. “RAN is heartbroken […]

by × December 30, 2012 × 1 comment

Health Is Beauty, Worldchanging Women

Lurk’s All Natural Perfumes: Luscious, With an Organic Life of Their Own

Lurk’s All Natural Perfumes: Luscious, With an Organic Life of Their Own

Lurk perfume founders Anne Sanford and Kristi Head. All-natural perfumes have been an incredibly elusive luxury for scent lovers like myself. I grew up sniffing […]

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13 Ways We Can All Cultivate a Better Food System in 2013

13 Ways We Can All Cultivate a Better Food System in 2013

Image via Flickr User .craig. Guest Post by Danielle Nierenberg and Ellen Gustafson, Food Tank: The Food Think Tank As we start 2013, many people […]

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Eco-Chick Founder Starre Vartan Speaks to New York Times Blogger Andrew Revkin (Video)

Andrew Revkin is one of the reasons I started writing about the environment in the first place, and he is one of the few reporters […]

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The ESPN Women + Sports Summit and the Global Ascendancy of Females

The ESPN Women + Sports Summit and the Global Ascendancy of Females

Eco Chick was invited by Lexus to attend the ESPN Women + Sports Summit at the Dove Mountain Ritz Carlton in Tucson, Arizona this past […]

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Why Beyonce's Pepsi Deal Pisses Me Off

Why Beyonce's Pepsi Deal Pisses Me Off

So. Not much more than a year and a half after working with Michelle Obama’s anti-obesity campaign, “Let’s Move” (see the superfun video below) Beyonce […]

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Creative Arts, Worldchanging Women

eXtinction Film Featuring Summer Rayne Oakes Debuts Online (NSFW)

eXtinction Film Featuring Summer Rayne Oakes Debuts Online (NSFW)

eXtinction film featuring Summer Rayne Oakes from SUMMER RAYNE OAKES on Vimeo. Excitement! Summer Rayne Oakes’ short film, eXtinction, has made the film festival circuit […]

by × December 3, 2012 × 0 comments