Wednesday, March 26, 2008

Join millions on Earth Day for a Call to Climate

Earth Day 2008 will be the biggest yet! From the national Mall in Washington DC to thousands of events from Togo to Buenos Aires, plus 1,000 college campuses and religious partnerships, join millions of people around the world who will participate in our Call for Climate. Demand that your government take bold, swift and fair action to tackle climate change. In the US, be part of one million people who will call Congress at 202 224-3121 on Earth Day, April 22, 2008. Ask for your Representative or Senator and ask them to take tough and fair action on climate change. We are demanding a moratorium on coal burning, renewable energy, building efficiency, and protection for the poor and middle class in the new energy economy.

Monday, March 24, 2008

Two Angry Moms

With its film festival debut scheduled for March 30th in Kent, Connecticut, as part of the Kent Film Festival, Two Angry Moms will take the discussion of school food to a broader audience.

There are nearly seventy-three million school-aged children in America. The Centers for Disease Control predicts that these children will be the first generation in history to live shorter lives than those of their parents. Addressing an issue of great concern to parents across the country. Two Angry Moms questions what our children are eating in school and explores the roles the federal government, corporate interest, school administration and parents play in the feeding of our country’s school kids. The film shows how important real food is for the health of each child and the long-term health of the country.

Following the leaders in the fledgling better school food movement, Two Angry Moms outlines a creative five-step strategy for positive change.

For more about Two Angry Moms visit

Friday, March 14, 2008

Expo West: Overheard

Greetings from Expo West!

Overheard on the shuttle over to the convention center this morning:

Person 1: "Did you hear 'eco-sexual' has replaced 'metro-sexual'?"

Person 2: [eyebrow raise]

Person 1: "Yeah. Like it's the new sexy to be green and eat organic."

Person 2: [eye roll]


I couldn't agree more, Person 2.