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articles by: Scott James

Where’s the Beef?

After the long journey from California to my hometown just outside of Milwaukee, Wisconsin for Christmas, it was a welcome treat to get the most Midwestern of welcomes from my mother. A hug, a beer, a…

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Green Festival : San Francisco

Spring is in the air and it's that time again... Green Festival is coming to San Francisco this weekend, April 9 & 10. It's a national project of Green America and Global Exchange that will be in …

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Lament for the Boreal Forest

"The climate has shifted. It's done, it's clear, and the climate has become unsuitable for the growth of the boreal forest across most of the area that it currently occupies." -- Glenn Juday, Univer…

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Food From the Sky

What would you say about a group whose vision is "'To grow Life, Food and Community in our most cemented places’ and ‘To plant seeds in people’s heart'"? I would say sign me up. That's just wha…

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Native Land Rights vs. Solar Power

We all know well the stories of how big oil and other industries disregard and harm native peoples outside of the U.S., but where do you stand when the Federal government tries to fast-track sprawling…

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We Don’t Need EPA Regulations

Wait... did I read that right? Are we better off without any emissions regulations from the EPA? Do we even need a cap and trade approach? According to Dick Morris of the Creators syndicate, the Unite…

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How Important is Packaging?

Food packaging is a contentious subject -- whether we are working to promote awareness that some of it contains chemicals or that it should be recyclable, there are always improvements that can be mad…

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Is Anyone Neutral After the BP Gulf Oil Spill?

It is almost a year ago that an explosion at the Deepwater Horizon well started sending oil into the Gulf of Mexico. Since then, we have all watched, with some mix of helplessness, urgency and disbeli…

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Chevron Greenwashing Again?

Last night I opened up a New York Times article and my gaze spilled over a slick banner ad in the right margin reading: "IT'S TIME OIL COMPANIES GET BEHIND THE DEVELOPMENT OF RENEWABLE ENERGY." …

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The Death of Our Green Congress

"Birds flyin' high you know how I feel/ Sun in the sky you know how I feel/ Breeze driftin' on by you know how I feel/ It's a new dawn, it's a new day, it's a new life for me/ And I'm feeling good..."…

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about Scott James

Scott James is a new media storyteller living and working in San Francisco. He writes, edits and manages projects in the green and social media spaces. In his free time you'll find him hunting down good coffee, camping along the coast, and spending time with his wife and their dog. You can read more of what he's thinking about on his blog.

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