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one planet, one people, one futureSo...What Now?


Here are 7 ways to take action and help build the green economy given the election results and future administration.

Green America Gift Picks from People and Planet Award WinnersGifts from Companies Doing a World of Good


If you're looking for beautiful, thoughtful gifts for family and friends of all ages that are easy on the Earth, look no further. We've put together a gift guide of our favorite products from recent People & Planet Award finalists.

Tell Disney to Treat Workers BetterEnd Disney's Dark World of Labor Abuse


A recent report found appalling labor conditions at two of Disney’s supplier factories in China, including forced overtime, unsanitary conditions, and little pay. All this while Disney's CEO made $45 million dollars last year.

Amazon ActionTell Amazon To Take Action on Climate Change


While other major technology firms have established data centers powered by 100% renewable energy, like wind and solar, Amazon continues to power most of its servers with fossil fuels.

Green Baby GiftsPerfect Presents for the Newest Green American in Your Life


Green America staff members share some of their favorite finds from green businesses.

11 shopping sites better for climate than Amazon.comAlternatives to Amazon


Online shopping? Try these 11 shopping sites that are better for the climate than

Now's the time to come togetherNow's the Time to Come Together


This is a time to take action. Together, we have put the foundations in place for a green economy and made enormous progress over the past three decades. We can continue our progress for clean energy & climate, sustainable food & agriculture, responsible finance and fair labor, even in the face of gridlock or worse in the national political system.


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