Our Society will be running an information booth and activity at the “Boots Not Suits” Earth Day event of our partner, Groundwork Elizabeth. There will be tree plantings, games and activities […]
Our Society will participate in the ‘Boots Not Suits’ Earth Day event in Elizabeth on April 22, providing information about the impact of food waste on climate change. Volunteers and participants of all ages welcome. Read More
We make a grave mistake, to the detriment of ourselves and our planet, when we exclude non-human life from our ethical principles, says Curt Collier in this column.Read More
Global problems need global solutions. As the world’s only truly universal global organization, the United Nations has become the foremost forum to address issues that transcend national boundaries, including climate change, disease, migration, refugees, human trafficking, and international crime. Here’s a look at UN agencies promoting a better standard of life. Read More
Persistence has paid off for members of our Society, led by Janet Glass and our Social Action Committee, who protested plans for a power plant in the Meadowlands, as Gov. Phil Murphy announced this week that he is “unequivocally opposed” to the project and “increasing emissions.”
Society members participated in the Global Climate Strike on Sept. 20 in both Teaneck and New York City and attended NJ Gov. Phil Murphy’s Town Hall in Teaneck on Sept. 25. Janet Glass asked the governor how allowing fracking to produce natural gas was compatible with climate science.