News & Updates

  • 08/26/2016 David Batstone’s latest social venture: Z Shoes

    David Batstone, along with his sons, is at it again! Z shoes, a 100% eco friendly shoe, will begin pre-sales in Fall of 2016. Not only will a portion of the revenue from each shoe be going to Not For Sale, the materials and factory production will be in Peru- providing real jobs for the indigenous communities Not For Sale works with.


  • 08/12/2016 David Montgomery and the latest research to link geologic and oral histories

    A recent study led by Chinese researcher Qinglong Wu, provides evidence that supports oral stories of a flood that took place in China about 4,000 years ago. In an accompanying commentary, David Montgomery discusses how the study is the latest to provide historical and geologic support to traditional tales. Read more about the findings and David Montgomery’s commentary here.

  • 07/29/2016 David Montgomery discusses how we can save civilization

    How do we sustain civilization? Professor David Montgomery‘s research and ideas on the topic were recently highlighted in the Lancaster Farming: A Farmers Choice newspaper, the leading Northeast and Mid-Atlantic farm newspaper, in the article Slowing Erosion Could Sustain Civilization .

  • 01/06/2016 Jen Marlowe: book review from behind bars

    Read a touching review of Jen Marlowe’s book I Am Troy Davis from a prisoner on Texas’ death row.