This is a guest post from Amanu Kaiju on the environmental messages in the work of African American science fiction writer Octavia Butler.
Octavia Butler was a prophet. Look around, the evidence is evident and growing everyday. Only the extremely foolish, extremely uniformed, or the extremely corrupt can doubt climate change and the rise of fascist politics. In her books Continue reading
Blogger Gloria founded “Black Into Green”, a blog devoted to environmentalism from an African American perspective. On top of having perhaps the longest standing blog about being Black and Green, she is a mother, a nature lover, and a cancer survivor. Continue reading
At home one night with nothing to watch on TV I came across an infomercial for a TIMELife music box set from the 1970s. On the paid program was a song the got me thinking “What are environmentalism is missing?” Continue reading
In my internet travels I stumbled across a link to this site from The Toyota Green Initiative. sofreshandsogreen.com was on a list of “sites featuring green perspectives from African Americans who are changing the world we all live in.” Continue reading