An Economy That Works For All

An Economy That Works For All

  • Sep 28, 2020

ROAR’s fifth virtual Next World Conversation on Oct. 22 at 8 p.m. is focused on what the next economy will look like. Please join us as Fadhel Kaboub, Professor of Economics at Denison University, engages in conversation with Denise Fairchild, Director of Emerald Cities Cooperative. How can we build a economic system that is supportive […]

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Next World Conversations: The Next World of Energy

Next World Conversations: The Next World of Energy

  • Aug 09, 2020

Our third Next World Conversation will be how we can shift from fossil fuels to renewable energy, both here around Ohio and nationally in the post COVID-19 era. This month’s presenters are Jon-Paul d’Aversa, Senior Energy Consultant for Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC), and Randi Leppla, Vice President of Energy Policy for the Ohio Environmental […]

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You are invited to Next World Conversations

You are invited to Next World Conversations We hope that you are healthy and safe and we are excited to invite you to our first Next World Conversation! Please join us as we facilitate a series of conversations about the change we wish to see (and be). In the face of interlinked challenges including climate […]

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The Next World

The Next World

  • Apr 29, 2020

A Call for Shaping the Next World So much has happened in the last two months! How can any of us digest it? With so many people deeply suffering, and the loss of so much life and so many livelihoods, it’s hard to know how to conscientiously and productively respond. Many of us have been […]

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Earth Day at Home – ways to celebrate the 50th anniversary virtually

Wednesday, April 22 is the 50th commemoration of Earth Day. It is a day to reflect on the past 50 years of starts and stops, successes and failures. It is a day to reflect on where we are, where we’ve been and more importantly where we want to go from here. With the emergence of […]

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Global Warming’s Six Americas in 2020

Global Warming’s Six Americas in 2020

  • Sep 24, 2020

Today, the Alarmed (26%) outnumber the Dismissive (7%) nearly 4 to 1. More than half (54%) of Americans are either Alarmed or Concerned, while the Doubtful and Dismissive are only 18% of the population. However, because conservative media organizations prominently feature Dismissive politicians, pundits and industry officials, most Americans overestimate the prevalence of Dismissive beliefs among other Americans.

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Democracy Unchained: A Vision of Our Planetary Future

Democracy Unchained: A Vision of Our Planetary Future

  • Aug 29, 2020

Our September Next World Conversation will take place on Wednesday, September 16, 8:00- 9:00 and will feature David Orr, founder of the Oberlin Project and author of nine books on environmental design and the climate crisis. This past year, David has spurred a national reflection on the crisis in our democracy, collaborating with writers and […]

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350.org BIPOC free climate leadership training

350.org BIPOC free climate leadership training

  • May 01, 2020

We at 350.org are committed to building a Black, Indigenous, People of Color (BIPOC) base of frontline communities most affected by the effects of climate change. 350.org will be piloting the BIPOC Climate Leadership Program, a training and leadership program created by Black organizers at 350.org dedicated to climate and racial justice. The BIPOC Climate […]

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Connecting with nature in lock-down

Connecting with nature in lock-down

  • Apr 29, 2020

The other day my sister in Europe wrote in an email that my mother was watching a live-stream of birds nests and baby birds on television in the Netherlands. Brilliant! Connecting with nature in lock-down can be a challenge for those who live in an urban area, with little or no access to green spaces […]

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Pop-up Drive-By Farm Market

Pop-up Drive-By Farm Market

  • Apr 29, 2020

Pop Up Drive By Farm Market: Covey Rise Farm is one of several area farms offering pop up drive by farm markets. Follow them on Facebook to get notifications

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Farmers Markets Switch to Drive-Thru

Farmers Markets Switched to Drive Thru (Columbus Alive)

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OSU – LOCAL FOOD DIRECTORY

OSU – LOCAL FOOD DIRECTORY

  • Apr 29, 2020

Are you a local food producer? Ohio State University is putting together a LOCAL FOOD DIRECTORY.

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