Leslie Carlson

Leslie Carlson is an Oregon native who fled the state in 1989 because it seemed "too small; a state where everyone seemed to know one another or were related by birth or marriage." She came back for precisely the same reason: she valued the deep personal connections that one could forge in Oregon with neighbors, colleagues, politicians and other citizens. "It sounds trite, but I believe that Oregon is a place where ordinary citizens can and do make a difference."


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Dec. 17, 2009Does Copenhagen matter?
Oct. 23, 2009350: The most important number on Earth
Aug. 04, 2009What about Clunkers-for-Bikes?
Jun. 15, 2009Don't let solar grind to a halt
May. 10, 2009Portland: Livability and Land Use
Apr. 23, 2009Climate change: leadership and the will of the people
Apr. 05, 2009We can do so much better
Mar. 20, 2009A Victory Garden for a new century
Feb. 21, 2009Is it time to learn to grow our own?
Feb. 13, 2009Renewable energy jobs start to add up
Jan. 29, 2009Taking the road less traveled
Jan. 27, 2009Let's create the right jobs
Dec. 23, 2008Confusing weather with the climate
Dec. 19, 2008Sink your teeth into this idea
Dec. 03, 2008The Whole Foods boycott starts now
Nov. 10, 2008A few Oregon-centric ideas for the stimulus package
Nov. 05, 2008World to America: Welcome Back
Sep. 22, 2008Mike Erickson and the Cuba oil-drilling urban legend
Sep. 04, 2008A Palin I could support
Jun. 27, 2008A cool video for a hot day
Jun. 10, 2008Anyone worried about global food production?
May. 27, 2008Greenwashing won't get us over this Peak
May. 06, 2008Oregon: we're for mavericks
May. 05, 2008The good news, and the bad
Apr. 21, 2008Ban the bags, Portland
Apr. 02, 2008Why Portland needs the Flanders Street bridge
Apr. 01, 2008I'm feeling patriotic today
Mar. 14, 2008A green economy leaves no one behind
Feb. 28, 2008Novick in the New York Times... and a lot of other places
Dec. 14, 2007I Heart Mayor Bloomberg
Nov. 29, 2007Proof that global warming is no longer a partisan issue
Nov. 14, 2007Have yourself a local little Christmas
Oct. 31, 2007Novick tackles global warming head-on
Sep. 26, 2007Beware 'energy independence'
Sep. 09, 2007What will we eat?
Aug. 17, 2007Save the pinots!
Jul. 24, 2007Banning bottled water
Jul. 10, 2007The collapse of the old economic order
Jul. 06, 2007Forget global warming. This is Spinal Tap.
Jul. 02, 2007It's free, and there for the taking
Jun. 03, 2007The fast train, and other thoughts on French efficiency
May. 11, 2007Portland plays with the big boys
May. 04, 2007The Carbon Cutters
Mar. 07, 2007The Nuclear Question
Feb. 04, 2007Novick on Hartmann
Feb. 01, 2007Look who got himself nominated...
Jan. 25, 2007High style, without all that carbon
Jan. 17, 2007Hey buddy, can you spare some time?
Jan. 08, 2007Oregon's Bright Green Future
Jan. 02, 2007Is it time for a carbon tax?

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