Reviews

Chronicling the resistance to Monsanto's GM wheat in the early 2000s, Emily Eaton has turned her dissertation into a must-read for foodies and farmers.
Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Sebastião Salgado A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Salgado's photographs inspire discovery, connection and attentiveness to the natural world.
The Energy of Slaves book review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
A\J columnist Andrew Nikiforuk exposes oil's role in the new and insidious slavery of the industrial age.
Blackfish film review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
This chilling documentary looks behind the recent death of a SeaWorld trainer to expose the appalling living conditions of captive orcas.
Behavior of North American Mammals book review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Elbroch and Rinehart have created a stunning guide for both novice and experienced naturalists.
Nothing Like Chocolate film review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
From bean to bar in Grenada, this documentary shows how chocolate can be made organically and without child slaves.
Kent Monkman The Big Four review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Monkman cheekily takes on the Calgary Stampede while recognizing the ongoing incarceration of Canada's Indigenous peoples.
Enough is Enough book review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Dietz and O'Neill highlight a practical approach to consuming fewer resources.
Pandora's Promise film review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
A controversial pro-nuclear documentary aims to reframe America’s complicated relationship with nuclear development.
Canicula film review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Director Jose Álvarez captures the deep rooted rituals of the Totonac people in Mexico while discovering encroaching threats to their culture.

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