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Robyn Purchia
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Attended Barnard College
Lives in San Francisco, CA, United States
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Faith leaders were quick to voice their support for the #EPA 's new Clean Water Rule yesterday. http://edenkeeper.org/2015/05/28/epa-protects-drinking-water-faith-groups-respond/ #cleanwater   #prolife   #stewardship   #drinkingwater  
The Clean Water Rule gives the EPA authority to regulate drinking water for millions of Americans. Faith groups lend their support to the Rule.
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A #FirstNations  woman stands up to a giant #mining  company in what may be the most #badass  sign of #bravery  we've ever covered. http://edenkeeper.org/2015/05/26/david-and-goliath-in-canada/
Like the story of David and Goliath, one First Nations woman stood alone against a mighty mining company and won global recognition.
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Originally published on Eden Keeper Helping the poor, vulnerable, and marginalized is a central tenet in the Christian gospel. The command to care for “the least of these” (Matthew 25:40) has inspired organizations like Christian Aid to help the poor, Habitat for Humanity to provide shelter for the vulnerable, and World Vision to support children in need. And, in North Carolina’s
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Check out my article on #energyefficiency  for the poor and the planet on Tikkun Online. http://www.tikkun.org/tikkundaily/2015/05/15/energy-efficiency-for-the-climate-and-the-poor/
The poor aren't the ones marching in the street for climate action, driving a Prius, or installing solar panels on their roofs; they drive old cars and live in rented homes and trailers because that's what they can afford. After finding out that some of them were paying a large portion of their income for heat and electricity because of basic energy inefficiencies, Good Shepherd Episcopal Church took action.
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One man at Good Shepherd Episcopal Church in Hayesville, North Carolina has found a way to address the climate and poverty: energy efficiency
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Pope Francis has inspired hundreds of rabbis to sign a letter urgning Jews around the world to take vigorous action on climate change.
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During the first ever Justice Tour in Canada, people of faith discussed the links between climate change and poverty.
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A new IRENA Renewables Readiness Report plans an interesting renewal of Djibouti's abundant natural resources, made famous in ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics
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As the 19th century began, civilization was at a crossroads, a chasm widening between science & faith, but Badiuzzaman Said Nursi was born to build bridges
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Turning its economic energy and attention to the bright, shining sun, the Muslim Republic of Bashkortostan's solar power industry is on the rise.
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Hinduism is a deeply environmental religion. That may be why it has so many influential leaders fighting to save our natural places.
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One man at Good Shepherd Episcopal Church in Hayesville, North Carolina has found a way to address the climate and poverty: energy efficiency.
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Education
  • Barnard College
    English and History, 1998 - 2002
  • University of California, Davis
    Law, 2005 - 2008
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  • Eden Keeper
    Director, 2013 - present
  • Law Office of Robyn C. Purchia
    Attorney, 2013 - present
  • Adams Broadwell Joseph and Cardozo
    Attorney, 2009 - 2013
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