The Culture of Barefoot Running By Lara Robinson The idea of barefoot running has gained mainstream attention over the past several years, mainly due to the book “Born to Run” by Christopher McDougall. Recently a public panel discussion considered aspects of barefoot running and the cultural phenomenon of
A Discussion of the Term “Mulatto” By Lara Robinson The term “Mulatto” has been used for hundreds of years to define a specific combination of racial combination. The term dates from 1593 and has two general meanings according to the online Merriam-Webster Dictionary: 1 : the first-generation offspring of
Paper Bags Are Not a Viable Option Essay for High Country News, Feb 2008 Whole Foods is setting a precedent by phasing out single-use plastic bags, effective Earth Day 2008. The natural foods chain is making a clear policy choice by publicly acknowledging the impact petroleum-based plastic bags have
In a nutshell: Sustainability consultant focused on triple bottom line aspects within companies and corporations. I run, write, play with my kids and dog, and currently own five pairs of running shoes.