Action Alerts from WVC
Learn more about creating a climate for solidarity through the Feast of Saint Francis program. Learn more about the National Religious Partnership for the Environment. From the desk of Lorrie Heber Climate change is already playing havoc, not only on Continue Reading »
Renewable energy is a MUST for the future of our planet Earth. And in Indiana, it’s development can help replace the jobs currently held by those who work in the coal industry. But the coal industry is dead set against the advancement of renewable energy in our state and holds significant sway in the halls of our state capitol.
Please let Governor Pence know that renewable energy IS the future of Indiana energy. Please take action. Continue reading
A study by Washington State University confirms Organic Valley Pasture-Raised™ Whole Milk has more of the heart-healthy fatty acids your body needs to stay balanced. Continue reading
Bayer’s toxic agricultural pesticides have been linked to the unprecedented bee die-off known as Colony Collapse Disorder. The EPA has the power to ban the pesticides, but, so far, has bowed to pressure from Bayer. The safety of our food Continue Reading »
Very soon, perhaps today, the US Senate will be voting on bill S.1392 – the Energy Saving and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013. The proposed legislation entails provisions that promote energy efficiency, reduce energy costs, and lower carbon pollution. We should all urge Indiana Senators Coats and Donnelly to support this legislation.
From the National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition: This is it. It’s make or break time for the 2012 Farm Bill. What’s on the table? Hands-on training and tools for beginning farmers and ranchers. Support for cutting-edge organic and sustainable Continue Reading »
People of Concord, Massachusetts vote to ban the sale of plastic bottles in their town!
Early Saturday morning, Big Oil’s allies in Congress successfully held the Payroll Tax Cut hostage to a rider that would order the Obama Administration to ignore public input, good science and environmental laws and fast-track a decision on the Keystone Continue Reading »
As President Obama prepares to approve the first nationwide protections against mercury emissions from coal plants, big-business lobbyists are working to block these safeguards. To show your support for the regulations — which would cut 90 percent of mercury from Continue Reading »
People of faith are bringing the religious voice to bear on the need to address climate change to protect vulnerable populations — low-income communities and communities of color — around the globe. Speak Out. Sign the Postcard.