Voices for Earth justice need to be informed voices.
That's why we started sharing information, news, stories, and trends several times a day on our Facebook page in 2019. Keeping you informed and inspired will make you a clearer, stronger voice for Earth justice.
Here are the top ten stories VEJ shared at facebook.com/voices4earth in 2019 (ranked based on the number of engagements per story):
10. Report: Since 2010, Detroit has built more walkable urban spaces than any other U.S. city (Curbed Detroit).
9. Air pollution is getting worse and data shows more people are dying (Washington Post).
8. Detroit LED streetlights going dark after a few years (Detroit News).
7. Downriver communities aim to shed industrial image, reclaim waterfront (Second Wave).
6. Detroit releases plan to address city's sustainability issues (Curbed Detroit).
5. The 'Amazon Effect' is flooding a struggling recycling system with cardboard (The Verge).
4. Dr. Katharine Hayhoe is an evangelical Christian climate scientist--and a breath of fresh air (Good).
3. I had to sort through your recycling mistakes: Live ammo, dog poop, dead rats (Detroit Free Press).
2. Adidas is making 11 million shoes out of recycled ocean plastic (Good).
1. What cities can do to help the birds and bees survive (CityLab).
Believe it or not, we read dozens of news sources every day and pick the stories we think you'll like the most. If you enjoy what we share and value the work we do to find it and put it where you can read it, would you please make a year-end gift to VEJ today? Just click on the button below and make your gift on our secure online donation page.
Thank you for being part of the VEJ community. We look forward to sharing even more information and inspiration with you in 2020.