Visionary Science, Ethics, Law and Action in the Public Interest


  1. Announcing the 2017 Women’s Congress Nov 3-5, Minneapolis MN


    The Women’s Congress for Future Generations took place on November 3-5, 2017 in Minneapolis, MN. This year’s themes were: Climate, Health and Justice. We had another opportunity to convene and grow in our connectedness and in our commitment to future generations. We gathered around the Sacred Circle and deepened our commitment to Mother Earth. We…Read More →

  2. The Rise of the Water Protectors


    The Rise of the Water Protectors Networker Volume 21(5), Fall 2016 A letter from Carolyn Raffensperger, Returned from Standing Rock   Friends, I write this in the heat of the struggle to block Dakota Access’ nefarious pipeline. I just returned from Standing Rock and jumped into protests for the Iowa reach of the pipeline. For…Read More →

  3. November Networker — Grassroots Organizing: The Roads Home


    SEHN Networker Volume 20 (9) November, 2015 Grassroots Organizing: The Roads Home Confronting the Hydra Dear Reader, We have so much to share this month. The Keystone XL pipeline victory was huge. What an incredible moment in the transition away from fossil fuels. We celebrate the groundswell of people who came together to make that happen….Read More →

  4. Mind the (COP21) Gap: Introducing Climate Countdown – a webseries on the path to Paris


    “We will move to a low-carbon world because nature will force us or because policy will guide us. If we wait until nature forces us, the cost will be astronomical.” – Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary of the UN Framework Convention on ClimateChange   “2015 is the big year for climate change and this web-series is…Read More →