BALANCE Performs on Main Stage at Los Angeles Green Festival

The live storytelling and musical youth workshop and performance led by Pacha’s Pajamas creators BALANCE and an up-and-coming local youth star takes place on the Main Stage on Sunday, October 30 at 3:45 pm after “Celebrities for Social Change in Action” with Ed Begley Jr., Rachelle Carson and Esai Morales, and before Reverend Lennox Yearwood Jr. of the Hip Hop …

Hip Hop Musical with an Environmental Twist to Take the Stage at Bioneers Conference

Pacha’s Pajamas: A Story Written by Nature To Be Performed At Popular Environmental Event Pacha’s Pajamas: A Story Written by Nature, a hip-hop musical story about a little girl named Pacha who saves the environment with the help of the world’s plants and animals, will take to the stage this Sunday, October 16, in a groundbreaking Rights of Nature Youth …

Things That Worry Kids About The Environment

On September 17, 2011, BALANCE held live auditions for young singers, dancers and rappers to perform on the upcoming Pacha’s Pajamas soundtrack, and wow did we see some amazing talent! To watch the videos yourself, visit the audition playlist on our YouTube channel. While the audience oohed and ahhed over the courageous and creative performances of kids on our main …

Changing the Climate Debate: BP Case Study

The other day, I met Cormac Cullinan, a lawyer from Cape Town, South Africa who wrote Wild Law: a Manifesto for Earth Justice in 2002. I picked up the second edition of Wild Law at Global Exchange’s release party for their new book, The Rights of Nature.  Both books assert the need for a legal framework that would allow us …

Nature Speaks at the United Nations

For the first time, on April 21st, the voice of nature was heard on the Floor of the United Nations as reported in a Global Exchange blog post: Nature had a voice at the United Nations in a first of its kind dialogue about what it will take to live in harmony with nature, and what role the United Nations …