Natural legacies

"I'm fascinated with people and why they do what they do."

Worship the earth

80 Minnesota congregations pledge their commitment to the environment

2007 Changemaker: Nancy Scheibe

Gathering women's wisdom while paddling the Mississippi

Hip on hemp: Kristin Davis

Kristin Davis is the "hemp queen" using hemp and recycled fabric in her clothing business

Green Grrrls

Six Minnesota women share their stories of environmental activism

The right stuff

It’s more expensive to buy organic. But what’s the true cost?

Kitchen-table activism

The Women’s Environmental Institute hopes to educate, mobilize & affect change with pointed questions about toxins in our neighborhoods, homes and food.


Ecofeminism offers a way to make connections between environmental issues, feminism, anti-militarism, and work against racism and for social justice. Some call it a philosophy, others find in it a spirituality, and most believe that it calls them to political action.