Responding to the Environmental Crisis with Radical Change

A radical shift in society’s environmental priorities is long over due. As an educated citizen it is easy to see environmental quality, on a global scale, is quickly declining. Unfortunately, the modern way of life plays a huge role in the deterioration of the planet. The last 200 years emphasized economic growth and development while … Continue reading Responding to the Environmental Crisis with Radical Change

Luxury Comes With An Ecological Cost

Environmental changes and Social Condition The interaction between environmental change and social conditions is complex and extremely intertwined. In order to create an advanced, convenient, and comfortable way of living, humanity has changed the environment quickly and radically in a number of ways. However, these luxuries come with an ecological cost. Alterations to the environment … Continue reading Luxury Comes With An Ecological Cost

Transgenderism is not a mental illness, it’s a product of societies expectations.

Unless you live under a rock, you have probably noticed that the topics of transgender and transsexual have made their way to the forefront of social and political conversation. What I have noticed is many people weighing in on the conversation are proving themselves to be ignorant by using terms in the wrong context. I … Continue reading Transgenderism is not a mental illness, it’s a product of societies expectations.

Climate change is not a problem for earth, it is us who will suffer.

I cannot remember how much knowledge I actually had about the condition of our planet prior to starting an environmental science degree; I was at the very least well aware of climate change. I had some understanding of land, air and water pollution and why it's good to recycle. I wanted to save the whales … Continue reading Climate change is not a problem for earth, it is us who will suffer.