Choosing Voluntary Poverty

Voluntary poverty and simplicity is one of the most important and under-realized ways of living green and living great!

When Poverty Prohibits Conservation

Overpopulation and greed are obvious stumbling blocks to conservation efforts, but in the poorest parts of the world conservation is a luxury that simply can't be afforded.

Blog Action Day: Living Sustainably and Fighting Poverty

October 15 is Blog Action Day and this year the topic is poverty. Here are several related blog posts on this subject, especially as it relates to the sustainable living topics that we write about every day.

Join In for World Food Day

As 923 million people continue to starve around the world, an event called World Food Day is working to help. Held every year on October 16, people meet in small groups to discuss ways to alleviate hunger in their own communities.

Become Aware: Help Stop Child Labor

Over 200 million children worldwide are forced into child labor because of poverty. Help stop this from happening by becoming aware and getting involved.

The Poor, Still With Us

The good news: We can grow a lot more food than we could in the old days. The bad news: We can't grow enough