All Dear UUSA members and friends,In an abundance of caution and care for … read more.
Green Sanctuary March Action Table President Trump has already dismantled important environmental protections. Now he wants to do something even worse: to weaken the National Environmental Protection Act. Public comments are invited now, ending on March 10. You can submit your comments at … read more.
Wash your hands.
You may be thinking right about now that my role is to give out spiritual/ethical/moral guidance rather than
hygiene advice. You’re right. It is my responsibility, however, to address the worries I see around me — and
some of us are worried about the … read more.
Voters concerned about climate change have a wide variety of
policy proposals from candidates for President in 2020. There are more in-depth
proposals than have existed in any previous presidential election. All
Democratic candidates would rejoin the Paris Agreement, plan to remove fossil
fuel subsidies and are targeting carbon … read more.
Exciting news from the Green Sanctuary Committee
about the Town of Amherst and its work to reduce energy use
As you know, we have a climate crisis to solve. Our planet needs to stop using fossil fuels by 2050, if not earlier, in order to limit global … read more.
Happy new year! I hope you have begun 2020 in a way that is meaningful to you and are excited to meet the
For me, making resolutions is less about starting fresh than reflecting on what has inspired me in the past and figuring … read more.
The Common Share Food Co–op is coming to town! The Co-op now has 645 members and needs 1000 total
to secure funding and move ahead with plans for a store in Amherst.
The store will feature local, organic, sustainably grown produce, meat and dairy products, as well … read more.
Just like that, we are suddenly in the rush: holiday rush, sugar rush, and the rush to use precious daylight in
these shortest days of the year. In all this rush, keep breathing. It will get done, or it won’t. Whether the pie is
homemade or … read more.
By Allison Brau
In the past few months, a youth-led climate justice movement known as the Sunrise Movement has exploded across the country. The movement, founded in 2017, gained traction and made national headlines last November, and this year has grown from only fifteen hubs to … read more.