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BlogNews ( ) Whether you’re in the bloom of youth, navigating adulthood together, or savoring the golden years, making sound decisions around your money can ensure a lifetime of financial harmony.
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BlogNews ( ) Green America Celebrates Black History Month
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BlogNews ( ) Shopping Black-owned businesses for Black History Month is one way to support this community that has been systetmically oppressed since the inception of this country.
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BlogNews ( ) One area to think about in a world that demands us to consume is shopping. These ethical shopping resolutions can help anyone become a more conscientious consumer, even in the faces of capitalism and greed.
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BlogNews ( ) The holidays are officially on our doorsteps and with them, a rush to get our loved ones the perfect gifts—or ourselves! Why not save money and show kindness to the planet by shopping eco-friendly holiday sales?
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BlogNews ( ) Why we’re skipping the year’s most ridiculous “holiday.”
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BlogNews ( ) Green you holiday by trying out these sustainable options in this Green Holiday Checklist.
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BlogNews ( ) From the most recent issue of our magazine, Green American, where we update readers on the progress we've made over the last quarter on climate, finance, food, labor, social justice, and more. Addressing the Climate Crisis We are…
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BlogNews ( ) November 13 was the first day of Transgender Awareness Week, a 7-day stretch dedicated to highlighting the vast range of issues faced by members of the transgender and gender non-conforming community through education and advocacy, which…
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BlogNews ( ) From a jellyfish lamp to crayons made from pine branches and coffee, you'll find something for everyone in our Fair Trade Gift Guide.
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BlogNews ( ) No matter the project, there’s a chill in the air, and it’s time to bundle up and invest in sustainable creative accessories and products to pursue your hobbies. 
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BlogNews ( ) The start of November also signifies the beginning of Native American Heritage Month, a dedicated time to recognize, honor, and commemorate the culture, history, and impact of Indigenous people and communities across the Nation. This year’s theme…
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BlogNews ( ) Two new actions set rules for community investing, guidance for climate risk
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BlogNews ( ) The world of textile manufacturing is a minefield of toxic chemicals, wage theft, and pollution. According to Green America’s Toxic Textile Report, staggering numbers—43 million tons of chemicals used, 20% of industrial water pollution—reveal this…
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BlogNews ( ) Become movie icon M3gan or tennis star Coco Gauff without worrying about wearing something that’s bad for you and the planet.
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BlogNews ( ) What is the FABRIC Act?  The Fashioning Accountability and Building Real Institutional Change (FABRIC) Act, advocated by a powerful coalition of garment workers, NGOs, and businesses, was reintroduced by Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y.…
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BlogNews ( ) September 15 marks the beginning of National Hispanic Heritage Month, a celebration of Hispanic and Latin Americans’ history and culture and an opportunity to recognize the important contributions made by those in the communities. This year’s…
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BlogNews ( ) As a part of National Hispanic Heritage Month in the United States, take a look at the influence that the Spanish speakers in Latin America have on trade to the U.S. In particular, explore some of the fair trade goods that help workers in the region. 
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BlogNews ( ) July is Disability Pride Month, a time to celebrate the experiences and achievements and honor the history and struggles of the disability community. It is a group that anyone could find themselves joining at any moment in time, due to birth,…
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