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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 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.

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.

10 ways to get involved in your community10 Ways to Build Community


Community relationships offer comfort, nourishment, assistance, and influence. They also bring us together and make us stronger.

Tell Smithsonian: Practice What You PrintTake Action and Tell Smithsonian: Practice What You Print


Tell Smithsonian Institution, a leader in environmental education, to save trees, lower carbon emissions, and reduce trash in landfills by switching to recycled paper for Smithsonian Magazine.

New Green American Magazine: 9 Ways to Take Recycling to the Next Level Recycling & Environmental Justice


Dirty recycling is trashing the neighborhoods of people of color, and it isn't fair.


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