5 Minute Changemaker: Lobby Your Grocery and Restaurant to Reduce Food Waste
by Marsha Rakestraw We people in the United States waste a lot of food. A lot. A 2018 report notes…
Let’s Support Emerging Young Solutionaries
by Zoe Weil Students in the US are regularly participating in drills to learn how to reduce their risk of…
Market Forces and Food Technology Will Save the World
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by Bruce Friedrich TEDxSonomaCounty, 2018. 17:39 min  Bruce Friedrich, co-founder and executive director of the Good Food Institute, highlights how…
Making Real Change Happen
by Zoe Weil I read the following quote from Senator Bernie Sanders in the January 2018 issue of The Sun…
6 Resources for Finding Meaningful Solutions to Global Challenges
by Marsha Rakestraw It’s true that the world is facing numerous grave challenges. And we’re exposed to many of them…
Changing Systems Will Change Mindsets
by Zoe Weil I became a humane educator more than 30 years ago, teaching about interconnected human rights, environmental, and…
15 Most Popular Humane Education Activities in 2017
Humane education activities and lesson plans are just one of the many resources we provide for teachers, activists, and changemakers…
How Do Your Electronic Gadgets Rate on Their Environmental Impact?
by Marsha Rakestraw A friend of mine is a technology early adopter. He wants the latest version of his favorite…
#FridayFeature: 4 Inspiring TED(x) Talks By Young Changemakers
by Marsha Rakestraw “The young do not know enough to be prudent, and therefore they attempt the impossible, and achieve…
Frameworks Institute
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The Frameworks Institute conducts, curates, analyzes and shares scholarly research on effective communications to help leaders and changemakers strategically frame…
For Your Must-Read List: “Drawdown” Is Full of Hope, Meaningful Solutions for Addressing Climate Change
by Zoe Weil The Institute for Humane Education’s graduate programs with Valparaiso University include five core courses: 1. Introduction to…
Use the “5 Whys” to Get to the Root of the Problem
by Marsha Rakestraw We humans like to solve problems. But we also like to do it quickly and with minimal…