A Q&A with SURVIVAL SKILLS author Jean Ryan

Q&A with Jean Ryan, author of SURVIVAL SKILLS: STORIES Q: How did you come up with the idea for this book, and how long did it take you to write it? A: These stories were written over a period of several years. As they began to gel into a collection, I was able to understand …

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Protecting the environment is, for some, a life and death battle

In the US, we see our share of environmental battles. But more often than not these battles are waged in courtrooms and in the media. In poorer countries, these battles are waged on the land itself, with few witnesses, and they are increasingly fatal. According to the group¬†Global Witness, activists and locals who are simply …

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