An educational, informational weekend on the UIC campus with films, speakers, demonstrations, advice, the Sustainable Living Roadshow is a ideal primer for becoming more 'Green.' The event is free and programs provide practical tools for individuals and communities to make simple and affordable changes that can be brought into daily life.
Today is Blog Action Day. Every post is dedicated to the enviroment. We feel very strongly about this issue. We encourage you all to do something - anything - no matter how small it may seem, to help us all make the planet a better spot.
As a one time resident of New Orleans we feel the pain that the massive Katrina brought down on the Crescent City. Though we haven't been back live to see the devistation, we've followed the whole ordeal closly online. Quennect4 is doing their part and you can join them in helping aid the Big Easy in recovery. There will be good cooking, film, Low Down Brass Band and Protoman spinning plus much more.
Rock 'n' roll is paved with artists' calls to action, from penning war protest songs to rocking to abolish world hunger. More recently, there's a growing cry to save the environment, and it's one that groups hope will be heard loud and clear, with many bands and the music industry turning a "green" eye to the way they do business.