Category: CLIMATE CRISIS & JUSTICE

Intersectional Environmentalism: Black Lives Matter & Building a Better World

I’ve taken some space from writing lately to read, learn, listen, and reflect on how to be a truly intersectional environmentalist. So much of what I capture and write focuses on the beauty I see in our world’s oceans and outdoors — a massive privilege, in a world racialized and divided for power and profit. ...

Stories from the Silence

The richest stories erupt from invisible places. A tale about society & our development - told through a narrative photostory of one of California's most unseen spaces.

When Saving the Planet is a Fight to Save Ourselves

Environmentalism, explained, in the world's longest nutshell. A series of chapters on social justice, equity, the environment, & how it all connects.

Playing with Fire

Flames have erupted once again, in the form of fiery vengeance against Pacific Gas & Electric - but how do we seek justice against the enemy we cannot see?

Washed Away: 18 Years of Exxon

Exxon's bold promise for a better tomorrow - and how industry uses greenwashing to get its way.

“Big Oil Don’t Surf,” but it does make surf movies.

A reflection on Patagonia's new environmental surf film, "Nevertown," and the tensions that exist within our global struggle to break with Big Oil.

An Ocean of Everything

The ribbon of blue that encompasses the Earth is no longer a glowing emblem of life, but a massive deposit of all that is sick, unwanted, and deadly – the expansion of offshore drilling attests to the delusion that this can continue.

After the Flood

A deeper look at the story of 2017's record-breaking Thomas Fire & the floods that followed.

Latin America’s Relationship with Oil

Latin America: a land plundered for centuries. An examination of oil extraction, colonialism, & the "discovery of the new world."

Seas Rise, & Communities Follow

An island sinks into polar seas, and communities across the world stand up. Will you?