Social Justice Resources and Websites Related to Spirit #9, November 27, 2011
Find out what the world would look like if everyone lived like you. Go to sustainability.publicradio.org/consumerconsequences/index. Consumer Consequences will ask you a series of questions about your lifestyle. As you play, it will show you how many “Earths” it would take to sustain all 7 billion humans…if everyone lived like you.
Keep up with energy issues and policy at fresh-energy.org. Fresh Energy’s efforts focus on clean electricity, energy efficiency, transportation policy, global warming solutions and energy justice.
The Catholic Coalition on Climate Change, catholicclimatecovenant.org.
The Catholic Coalition on Climate Change offers The St. Francis Pledge to Care for Creation and the Poor to encourage greater personal and shared engagement to respond to climate change.
World AIDS Day, December 1st, UNAIDS.org
Learn more about this global problem. In Africa, 25 million people have died of AIDS, and 44 million children have been orphaned.
No Impact Experiment, noimpactproject.org
Colin Beavan and his family decided to try living for a year in NYC without doing any harm to the environment. Put together your own week-long experiment!