Glen Barry: Eco–Rabble Rouser
An early political blogger, Barry has built a massive network for ecological change. His “global grassroots advocacy” adds muscle to local environmental fights all over the planet, and when mainstream green groups fall short, he speaks up.
Read an extensive interview with Glen Barry at the rainforest conservation website Mongabay, and a biography at the Ecological Internet website. Visit the main Ecological Internet site for access to many affiliated portals such as EcoEarth.info (environmental news, links and activist alerts), Climate Ark (climate change issues), and Ocean Conserve (marine conservation).
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The Elimination of Fires in the United States
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Structural Roots of Food System Inequalities
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