Essays Tagged: "Earth Day"


1974 Safe Drinking Water Act forged new ground in political environmentalism. Social phenomena like Earth Day, organized by Dennis Hayes in 1970, and the beginning of large-scale recycling, marked by ... ntal damage caused by fossil fuels, we should recognize that, as a non-renewable energy source, the earth's reserves will eventually run out. Hundreds of millions of years of organic decomposition wil ...

(23 pages) 320 0 3.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

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ne, in a desperate and embarrassing bid for office.When the hot topic of the year was conservation, Earth Day nearly became a national holiday. When drug abuse captured the nation's attention, George ...

(6 pages) 44 1 4.7 Sep/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Interest Group Research Assignment (Sierra Club)

Club, has been around since the nineteenth century, but others can trace their origins to the first Earth Day, April 22, 1970.Founded on May 28, 1892 with 128 members, John Muir being the club's first ...

(7 pages) 118 0 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays


e darkness that enfolded the neighborhood. I pressed on, my conspicuously ankle boots crunching the earth, day-old rainwater, skin of a persimmon fruit, and heroin needles. This was not the first time ...

(5 pages) 15 0 0.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

News Report: Students Clean up Waterfront

a contest. The reason the students were in a the contest, was because they were participating in a Earth Day event.Students from Erindale Secondary were participating in a clean up Nature Contest. Th ...

(1 pages) 2712 0 1.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Historical Fiction- 70s

na, seeing that it is a natural herb and everything. When I was young, probably 10 or so, the first Earth Day was held in April 1970. I remember my parents taking me to the different shows and booths. ... nds litter, or when I saw them spray paint the buildings behind the concerts; it just wasn't right. Earth came before us, humans. We should respect the Earth, not stomp all over it. Because of my stro ...

(3 pages) 460 0 5.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Overpopulation in China

mber 1billion and 300 million, it is a lot. Thus, one of the most important problems of China for today is overpopulation. In general, the word "population" is designated in the Chinese language by tw ... an lead to unemployment, and according to the worst life in food meaning, thus, that Chineses for today is too bad, they eat badly. But I continue to think, that at accurate calculation and following ...

(3 pages) 26 0 2.3 Oct/2007

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Dave Matthews Band, The Most Compelling Band Arou

around, Dave Matthews Band. The band came to be in April 1991, playing its first gig for an Earth Day celebration. Dave Matthews had always dreamed of starting his own band. He approached his ...

(10 pages) 14 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Environmental Movement: Grassroots to Government

Is our earth in danger? Is our changing earth the fault of humans or is it just one nature's inconveniences ... ging earth the fault of humans or is it just one nature's inconveniences? Is the taking care of the earth a moral or political issue? These are all burning questions that the Environmentalist Movement ... ll burning questions that the Environmentalist Movement takes a firm stance on. They argue that our earth is in danger and it is because of society's harmful effects on it. Activists affiliated with t ...

(21 pages) 63 0 5.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Environmental Ethics

nd in which people, animals and plants live. The inspiration for environmental ethics was the first Earth Day in 1970 when environmentalists started urging philosophers who were involved with environm ... to awaken in each one of us the respect and attention our beloved mother deserves."-by: Ed AsnerThe earth is getting weaker and weaker every second but not all of us are doing our part to save it. I t ...

(3 pages) 52 0 0.0 May/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Rhetorical Analysis

rical Analysis of Two PSAIt was interesting to read that the Keep America Beautiful ad was aired on Earth Day in 1971. I was not alive at that time, but pollution was a heavy issue at the time. The re ...

(5 pages) 0 0 0.0 Jul/2013

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

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(15 pages) 1 0 0.0 May/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies