Stories tagged "Millennials"

June 17, 2019

Climate Crisis Is Impacting How Millennials Think About Having Kids

By Alexandra Patel For the first time in history, people who want to have kids are having to face the hard truth that the world is undoubtedly going to be a worse place for their children because of climate change. The cascading effects of global warming, rising sea...


Millennials Putting Their Money Where Their Mouths Are

 As NBC News explained, “ESG investing” (environmental, social and governance), “SRI” (socially responsible investing), “CSR investing” (corporate social responsibility) or simply “impact investing,” is a concept has been around for years, but Millennials are charting...

June 16, 2019

Climate Change Is Impacting Millennial Consumer Habits

By Alexandra Patel and Monica Medina About half of Millennials say they research brands before buying and actively look for more sustainable practices in their consumerism. This is causing drastic changes in the consumer market – all the way from food manufacturing to...


Pets Increasingly Getting Their Due Thanks To Millennials

Millennials are much more likely to enjoy their job and want to stay in it if they are allowed to bring their pets to work, according to a recent survey by Nationwide Insurance.  And a millennial who sued the Meeker Housing Authority in Denver, Colorado for violating...

May 9, 2019

IFAW Turns 50 And Gets A New Look

Congress passed major U.S. environmental laws, like the Endangered Species Act, just about 50 years ago, and not surprisingly, that era saw the birth of several environmental nonprofits including the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) and the Natural...

February 5, 2019

A Millennial’s Call for Bold Climate Action

By Miro Korenha, Founder and Publisher of Our Daily Planet To baby boomers and older generations concern for the environment might seem like an admirable quality, but to Millennials like me, it’s a life or death matter. To me personally, it means that aside from all...

May 23, 2018

Our Daily Planet: Volcano Keeps Blowing, Sending Toxic Gas and Lava Bombs Flying, Ocean Acidification Spells Trouble for Kelp Forests, Norfolk’s Poorest Citizens Fear the City’s Climate Resiliency Plan Will Forget Them, New Firm Helps Millennials Buy Renewable Energy and Save Money, The Latest EPA Disgrace, Happy World Turtle Day!, One Funny Thing:  White House Sinkhole Growing

Our Daily Planet: White House Sinkhole Grow (no seriously!), Kilauea Update & Happy World Turtle Day! Campaign URL Copy Facebook 0 likes Twitter 0 tweets Google +1 Subscribe Past Issues RSS Translate English العربية Afrikaans беларуская мова български català...

May 11, 2018

Our Daily Planet: ODP Environmental Anxiety Index: Millennials Increasingly Vote With Their Dollars, Ways Millennials Are Voting With Their Dollars, Today’s Exclusive ODP Millennial Interview is with Whitney Tome, the Executive Director of Green 2.0, Must See TV – ICYMI Sam Bee and Mustafa Santiago Ali, Over 100 New Ocean Species Discovered, Heros of The Week: Logan High School Students of Logan, Utah, Happy Mothers Day!

Millennials Use Their Buying Power, Our Interview & HOTW, Full Frontal on EJ, and #MothersDay Campaign URL Copy Facebook 0 likes Twitter 0 tweets Google +1 Subscribe Past Issues RSS Translate English العربية Afrikaans беларуская мова български català 中文(简体) 中文(繁體)...

May 9, 2018

Our Daily Planet: Millennials Want Leaders to Step It Up on Environmental Issues, DOD Comes Clean: 126 Installations Have Unsafe Water, Beating Rush Hour, Millennials Engage in Politics and Offer Solutions, ODP Exclusive Interview with Jacob James, Managing Director of the Waitt Foundation, One Cool Thing: The Chicago White Sox + Their Fans Don’t Suck!

Our Daily Planet: Millennials want leaders to step up action, plus the White Sox don't suck anymore! Campaign URL Copy Facebook 0 likes Twitter 0 tweets Google +1 Subscribe Past Issues RSS Translate English العربية Afrikaans беларуская мова български català...

May 8, 2018

Our Daily Planet: Millennials Want More Environmental Reporting, Americans Ask For More Climate Change Education, Polls Agree: Americans Strongly Support Public Lands, “Astroturfing” in NOLA Leads to Power Plant Approval, ODP Exclusive Interview with Emily Atkin, Staff Writer Covering Science and Environment at The New Republic, John Oliver’s Koala Philanthropy

Our Daily Planet: Millennial Week Continues, Climate Education and Don't Miss Koala Bears at the End! Campaign URL Copy Facebook 0 likes Twitter 0 tweets Google +1 Subscribe Past Issues RSS Translate English العربية Afrikaans беларуская мова български català...