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A short article from the Evansville Courier and Press gives practical advice for motivating young people to be more responsible at home.
Community Service and Social Responsibility in Youth, by James Youniss and Miranda Yates (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1997), uses a case study of urban youth to demonstrate how community service can help youth develop a sense of social responsibility and see themselves as agents of change.
Stewards of the Earth
The Plastic Bag Report keeps track of places that pass legislation reducing the use of plastic bags. Is your state on the list?
Mankutano: The Centre for Tanzantan Art and Craft is cooperative of women supporting their families by selling artisan crafts, including eco-friendly bags.
The Eco-Ethical website compiles comments on popular ecological issues individuals face.
An article in the British periodical The Independent examines the complexities of organic food as the "right" ethical choice.