Stories by Christine MacDonald

Christine MacDonald is an environmental journalist and the author of "Green Inc., An Environmental Insider Reveals How a Good Cause Has Gone Bad" (The Lyons Press). subscribe to Christine MacDonald's feed

Posted on: Jul 3, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The emerging field of geo-medicine is helping to map food deserts, parks and illness rates, connecting the dots between place and health.

Posted on: Jun 18, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The House will take up an omnibus bill that critics have denounced as a sweeping effort to roll back environmental laws and privatize public lands.

Posted on: Apr 11, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Businesses are learning that what they throw away can be just as valuable as what they are making.

Posted on: Dec 23, 2011, Source: AlterNet

The road to prosperity and happiness doesn't lead to the shopping mall, as most economists would have you believe.

Posted on: Nov 4, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Protestors of the Keystone Pipeline, fracking and other environmental concerns are finding common ground with the Occupy movement -- but there's more to the story.

Posted on: Nov 9, 2009, Source: E Magazine

Momentum is building to block new coal-fired power plants and end mountaintop removal mining. Is there enough political will to make the break?