Environmental Activism Archive

  • Coal: The Going Backwards Fuel

    Coal: The Going Backwards Fuel

    I saw this sticker on a car today: More like: Anyone promoting fossil fuels these days is just ignorant of health and science, and hopelessly romantic about the past. Times weren’t better. We were just stupider. Nice to see some people in the 21st century...

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  • When Trees Are Better Than Humans

    When Trees Are Better Than Humans

    I’m an unapologetic tree-hugger (metal head, not hippie), but that doesn’t mean I don’t approve of harvesting trees. Where I have a problem is clear cutting. Like the once beautiful tree-covered mountain behind my neighborhood. The asshole who owns the side of that mountain is...

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  • VHEMT

    VHEMT

    I came across this long ago and did not publish it. Not sure why. Maybe I thought it would sound too extreme for many people. I’m posting it now for two reasons: It’s sort of funny in a dark, yet serious way, and I want...

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  • If You Care About Grizzly Bears, You Must Read This

    If You Care About Grizzly Bears, You Must Read This

    This article is long, but worth the read if you care about bears and preserving nature for future generations. Ignorance destroys and robs us of our freedoms, so read up and take control while you still have the power to make this world a better...

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  • Victory For Wolves In Wyoming

    Victory For Wolves In Wyoming

    The National Resources Defense Council reports that a federal court has ruled that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service violated the law in 2012 when it stripped Wyoming’s wolves of their endangered species protections.  Federal protections have now been restored to all wolves in Wyoming!...

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  • Why?

    Why?

    Will someone please explain to me why after an animal species that was once threatened achieves a healthy population a hunting season is open for them? Is recovery the goal or is it the hunting season? In my opinion anyone who hunts dogs deserves to...

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  • It’s Time To Get The Lead Out

    It’s Time To Get The Lead Out

    “Kudos to the California Legislature for doing the obvious, and banning lead bullets for hunting. Here’s hoping other states will soon follow suit, NRA paranoia notwithstanding. It’s worth noting that only one Republican legislator voted for the bill on either the Senate or Assembly floor....

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  • Let The Human Hunting Season Begin!

    Let The Human Hunting Season Begin!

    Since human population numbers are negatively affecting the environment and the species is becoming a nuisance, when will there be a hunting season for them? Let me put this in perspective using the world’s most historically persecuted animal: According to the Wyoming Game & Fish...

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  • Setting The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Straight

    Setting The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Straight

    Recently the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service proposed to remove the gray wolf from the Endangered Species List throughout its range for the first time since the Endangered Species Act was enacted in 1973 (which by then was, for the most part, decades too late)....

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  • A Word On Population Growth from Sir David Attenborough

    A Word On Population Growth from Sir David Attenborough

    Sir David Attenborough, the famed British naturalist and television presenter, has some harsh words for humanity. “We are a plague on the Earth,” Attenborough told the Radio Times. “It’s coming home to roost over the next 50 years or so.” Attenborough went on to say...

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