Watch a documentary with these photos and audio interviews: “Stories From the Gulf: Living With the Oil Disaster,” produced by NRDC with opening narration by Robert Redford, premieres on Discovery’s Planet Green on Saturday, April 23, at 2:30 p.m. ET. Here’s the trailer: Continue reading
What we need is for the President to take the leadâ€”to stride out onto the South Lawn, drive the sharp edge of his spade into that unnaturally plush sod and toss the first chunk of White House lawn onto the compost pile. To do so would constitute an act of environmental shock therapy.
The President’s choice of a replacement for the White House lawn gives him an unprecedented opportunity to reinvent the American front yardâ€”and, in the process, promote a saner approach to the environment. Continue reading