Posts Tagged ‘ Aaron Goode ’

REVIEW: The Genius of Earth Day: How a 1970 Teach-In Unexpectedly Made the First Green Generation, by Aaron Goode

Nov 27th, 2013 | By

Robert Stone’s 2010 “American Experience” documentary film Earth Days, which aired on PBS to mark the 40th anniversary of Earth Day’s founding, profiled the young organizers led by Denis Hayes who toiled behind the scenes to midwife U.S. Sen. Gaylord Nelson’s dream of a nationwide environmental teach-in into existence, making April 22, 1970 “probably” the largest demonstration of the demonstration-saturated 1960s, according to Kirkpatrick Sale.

FORUM: New Haven’s English Station power plant holds promise

Mar 22nd, 2012 | By

A successful adaptive reuse of English Station could breathe life into the neighboring Mill River and River Street special economic development zones, revitalize a moribund stretch of Grand Avenue and reinvigorate New Haven’s waterfront economy.