You might be interested in listening to the audios of a four week multi faith series held in Bellingen, NSW: http://ecofaith.org/mnc/community/2013multifaithmarch.html
A new book by Clive Hamilton. This book goes to the heart of the unfolding reality of the twenty-first-century: international efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions have failed and before the end of the century Earth is now projected to be warmer than it has been for 15 million years. The question, “Can the crisis be avoided?” has been superseded by a more chilling one, “What can be done to prevent the devastation of the living world?” And the disturbing answer, now under wide discussion both within and outside the scientific community, is to seize control of the climate of the Earth itself.
Canada's bishops issue 'call to action' on environment
The Canadian Catholic bishops' justice and peace commission is encouraging reflection and action on recent church teaching on the environment. The document is posted on the Canadian bishops' website: http://tinyurl.com/d82vlvd
Active Hope by Joanna Macy and Chris Johnstone (2012, New World Library, California)
The subtitle of this book says it all: "How to face the mess we're in without going crazy". This is a boolk with a process that begins with gratitude and leads to action, while acknowledging all the emtions that are in between. You can borrow it from Earth Link.
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Links for Recycling
Thanks to one of our readers for these links: http://www.o2.co.uk/recycle;
Also the wikipedia article on mobile phone recycling at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mobile_phone_recycling could help a lot of people see the growing problem with un-recycled electronics and the heavy metals they add to our landfills.
Launch of new Low Carbon Living starts at home booklet
Householders’ Options to Protect the Environment Inc. (HOPE) is pleased to announce the launch of the national edition of the popular Low Carbon Living starts at home booklet and 2 new appendices. Copies of the booklet can be downloaded from http://www.hopeaustralia.org.au or alternatively hard copies can be obtained by sending a self addressed envelope to HOPE, PO Box 6118 – Clifford Gardens, TOOWOOMBA QLD 4350.
The Ethical Consumer Group provides you with guides for sustainable shopping and more: http://www.ethical.org.au/