Heather Rogers

Heather Rogers is a journalist and author. She has written for the New York Times MagazineMother Jones, and The Nation. Her first book, Gone Tomorrow: The Hidden Life of Garbage, traces the history and politics of household garbage in the United States.

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In Green Gone Wrong environmental writer Heather Rogers blasts through the marketing buzz of big corporations and asks a simple question: Do today’s much-touted "green" products—carbon offsets, organic food, biofuels, and eco-friendly cars and homes—really work? Implicit in efforts to go green is the promise that global warming can be stopped by swapping out dirty goods for "clean" ones. But can earth-friendly products really save the planet? This far-reaching, riveting...

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How does our economy undermine our "green" efforts?

Environmental writer Heather Rogers explains the pitfalls of the green revolution in her new book, Green Gone Wrong.

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