Stories by Annie Leonard

Annie Leonard is the executive director of Greenpeace USA and the author of The Story of Stuff. subscribe to Annie Leonard's feed

Posted on: Oct 16, 2016, Source: EcoWatch

The president has established a strong environmental legacy. But there's more he can do to help the climate.

Posted on: Feb 16, 2014, Source: The Guardian

A generation of ‘opt-in’ kids is being exploited, and someone needs to supervise the social network.

Posted on: Oct 15, 2013, Source: Worldwatch Institute

Too many of today’s “green living” advocates are missing the broader political strategies that would enable the small acts to be more than just symbolic, feel-good activities.

Posted on: Aug 28, 2013, Source: YES! Magazine

The way we make and use stuff is harming the world—and ourselves.

Posted on: Jul 23, 2012, Source: The Story of Stuff

Annie Leonard's latest video urges viewers to put down their credit cards and start exercising their citizen muscles to build a more sustainable, just and fulfilling world.

Posted on: Mar 1, 2011, Source: YES! Magazine

Here's how we can fight the disastrous Supreme Court ruling.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2010, Source: Free Press, Simon & Schuster

A new book questioning our consumerism says we spend more on shoes and jewelry than higher education; more on ocean cruises than providing drinking water for all.