$5 SHIPPING WITH ANY BOOK ORDER / FREE SHIPPING ON $150+ ORDERS - U.S. AND CANADA ONLY

Posts tagged: environment

The Issue of Global Climate Change

The Issue of Global Climate Change
Greenhouse gas emissions have increased greatly, by about 45%, since the start of the Industrial Revolution. This increase in greenhouse gases is causing and will continue to cause catastrophic damage to our planet if we, as a society, do not take action to ensure sustainable practices are used around the world. 

Read more

Save Our Polar Bears

Save Our Polar Bears
The survival and protection of polar bears and their habitat are urgent issues. “Their dependence on sea ice means that climate warming poses the single most important threat to [polar bears'] persistence,” a team of researchers reported in the Cryosphere, a journal of the European Geosciences Union.

Read more

Human Rights and Sustainability

Human Rights and Sustainability
“Peace is not merely the absence of tension; it is the presence of justice.”
—Martin Luther King Jr.

 

Regardless of where we come from or how we go about our lives, all of us are born with fundamental human rights. Human rights are those basic rights and freedoms to which all humans are entitled, often held to include the right to life and liberty, freedom of thought and expression, and equality before the law.

Read more