Ecosystem

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Co-Creating the Community Economy

As publisher and editor of the Minnesota Women’s Press platform, I ask our readers: Help us find and share — in virtual forums, in our magazine pages — the stories about community-based economies, green cooperatives, and women-led innovations that are working to truly correct our inequities.

  • 05/22/2020
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Tapestry: In Nature

Lisa McKhann: Going to Ground Recently, when it was cold and blustery outside, my cat and I shared a sunbeam

  • 05/14/2020
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Implications for the Future

From my vantage point, status quo unpleasantries in America run deeper than the unpleasant realities of this pandemic. These rooted issues have been addressed before, so I will spare the doom and gloom. What excites me is that I, among a myriad of others, have visions for alternative futures.

  • 05/04/2020
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Inside the Eco

“In nature, nothing exists alone.” — Rachel Carson, “Silent Spring”

  • 04/23/2020

“35 Years of Minnesota Women’s Press”

Ecofeminism excerpt pre-order book here download to review

  • 04/23/2020
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The Simplicity of Our Complex Ecosystem

Kate Brauman’s enthusiastic description of the work she has devoted her career to is deceptively simple: “Much of my life is focused on this: If you put stuff in the water, you end up with stuff in the water.”

  • 03/24/2020
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Dalma Martinović-Weigelt: Water Protector

Green Card Voices released a book about immigrants in Minnesota who are engaged in STEM careers. We feature four of them in excerpted form in this Innovators issue.

  • 03/23/2020
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Silent Spring

It truly is, for some, a Silent Spring. As I write this from my home, the streets outside are still,

  • 03/17/2020
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SeeDo: Earth Day

Virtual environmental activism events you can take part in to honor the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, despite #StayHomeMN.  April

  • 03/16/2020
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Illuminating Wonder and Taking Action

Women have long been some of the most eloquent and impactful writers when it comes to nature and ecology. They

  • 03/16/2020