Tag: global

sustainability issues on a global scale

Small Island Community

Island Nations and Climate Refugees

Lately I’ve been burdened with the thought of climate refugees from small island states. Because of our actions- consumerism and fast industry driven by fossil fuels- we are going to lose small island nations- in our lifetime.  We’re talking about losing entire countries! You know what countries are filled with?  PEOPLE!  So because we drive…

covid-19 structure

Coronavirus and Climate Change

Coronavirus and climate change aren’t exactly competing for national attention, as COVID-19 remains front and center in our news cycles. But I believe now is the time to discuss climate change, in context of our new world. It is Earth Week, and Wednesday marked 50 years since the first Earth Day was celebrated.  I likely…