Last year, a young New Zealand lawmaker shut down a fellow member of parliament who was heckling her climate change speech with two words: “OK, Boomer.” This simple phrase started an online wildfire and ignited a conversation about the generation known as “baby boomers.” Born just after World War II, this demographic represents a period […]
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About Jayd Alvarez
Jayd Alvarez is the Marketing Coordinator at SWA. She handles a wide range of communication and P.R. efforts including blog and social media/website management, event planning, and writing for external publications. Jayd graduated with a degree in Environmental Policy and Law from Binghamton University and is passionate about environmental sustainability and stewardship.
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Last week, as I was writing this blog, I came across a New York Times article: “The Amazon, Siberia, Indonesia: a World of Fire.” By now, I’m sure most of us are aware that the Amazon Rainforest has been burning for weeks, but this deliberate act of environmental destruction will contribute to a feedback […]
A lot has happened since the start of the WinterGreen newsletter, which was first distributed 20 years ago via fax machine. From the inception of LEED, to the Climate Mobilization Act, WinterGreen has covered it all. In honor of its anniversary, we are looking back at the milestones that occurred along the way and making […]