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Saved For Now –– Environmentalists vs. Keystone XL Pipeline

By Bethany N. Bella American environmentalists celebrated a victory last Tuesday, Nov. 18, when the controversial Keystone XL pipeline was struck down in the...
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Ohio State Park subject to Coal Mining

By Kelly Fisher, staff writer Robert Shields, chair of the Ohio chapter of the Sierra Club, encourages you to imagine you and your family...
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Issue 7 Passes, Bans Fracking in Athens

By Cassie Kelly, Editor-in-Chief Video by Cassie Kelly On Nov. 4, Election Day, Athens’ Bill of Rights Committee gathered around the television, awaiting the...
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Three Thousand Miles for Climate Action

By Olivia Miltner, Managing Editor Since March 2014, Ben Bushwick, an Ohio University student, has walked over 2,000 miles. His shoes are ravaged and...
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The Pledges and Promises of Climate Change

Story by Bethany N. Bella Since Al Gore’s infamous film An Inconvenient Truth thrust the idea of global warming into everyday American politics, climate change...
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Is Climate Change Causing Conflict in Iraq-Syria?

By Nicaylen Rayasa This past winter in the Fertile Crescent was particularly harsh for farmers, in what is usually the wettest part of the...
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Children of Men?

Story by Olivia Miltner, Staff Writer  The title of this article was inspired by the film “Children of Men” about when the Earth gets...
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The Future of OHIO’s Energy video

BOBCATS BEYOND GAS  put on a panel in Walter Hall in February where a group of outspoken and innovative members of the Athens and...
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A Dissent in Motion

Story by Mathew Roberts, Editor-in-Chief,  Photography by Gracie Umana, Multimedia Editor   While the rest of the world was wrapped up in the red...
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Recipe: Vegan Chili & Cornbread

Recipe by Janice Brewer, CGM Staff Writer   Here’s a great vegan cornbread and chili recipe for a cold evening! Cornbread recipe: 1/2 cup...
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Climate Change: The Common Element

Story by Mathew Roberts, CGM Editor-in-Chief, Photos by Gracie Umana, Multimedia Editor Editor’s Note: I want to thank everyone involved in gathering the Ohio University...
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Save the Environment by Empowering Women

Words by Gracie Umana, Multimedia Editor I grew up feeling completely and effortlessly empowered by women. I have two wonderful mothers who have lovingly...
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The Fracking Debate Exposed

Story by Olivia Miltner, CG Writer The 2011 earthquakes in Youngstown that have recently been linked to hydraulic fracturing in nearby Pennsylvania are just...
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Okra: All You Need To Know

By Olivia Hitchcock, CG Lifestyles & People When the African slaves stepped off the ships on the coast of the United States, they brought...
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DIY: Construct an eco-conscious campfire

By CG Lifestyles & People Editor Neal Patten Eleven years ago both of my parents left their jobs in order to set off on...
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Butternut squash soup – Fall recipe a good idea for the holidays

By Elyse McConnell, CG Commentary There are hundreds of butternut squash recipes, but this particular one is my favorite. It became a family recipe, so...