OPINION AND PERSPECTIVE
Bron Taylors perspectives are regularly published and available via his link at the Huffington Post and Religion Dispatches. For non-print perspectives available on YouTube or aired on the radio, see interviews. Other opinion pieces (and a few of the blog posts) appear below.
“Salmon Speak ~ Why not Earth?” in What Does Earth Ask of Us?, essays commissioned and edited by Robin Kimmerer and Kathleen Dean Moore for the Center for Humans and Nature, 13 November 2013.
“Resistance: Do the Means Justify the Ends?” in Worldwatch Institute’s State of the World 2013 (Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 2013), 304-16, 421-23.
Civil Earth Religion versus Religious Nationalism, The Immanent Frame (blog of the Social Science Research Council), 30 July 2010.
Debate Over Mother Earth’s ‘Rights’ Stirs Fears of Pagan Socialism, ReligionDispatches, 20 April 2011.
War of the Worldviews: Why Avatar Lost, Religion Dispatches, 11 March 2010, an analysis of dark green religion at the Academy Awards.
"A Shared Sacrifice," Gainesville Sun (print and online), 29 March 2009, F3.
"Foreword," in Igniting a Revolution: Voices in Defense of the Earth. Eds. S. Best and A. Nocella (Oakland: AK Press, 2006),
"Are Christian Ethics Dead in America?"Chicago Tribune, paper and online editions, 5 December 2004.
"Ecologist to Unabomber?," Los Angeles Times, 17 May 1996, B9.
"Environmentalists Nonviolent," USA Today, 19 April 1996, A13.
"Modern Warfare, the Christian Dilemma," Theology News and Notes 28(1):1, March 1981. Also served as guest editor for this special issue.
“The battle to define ‘Avatar Spirituality’”, Religion Dispatches, 29 October 2013.
Earth Religion and Radical Religious Reformation, Moral Ground: Ethical Action for a Planet in Peril (Trinity University Press, 2007).
It's International Mother Earth Day, Ready or Not, Huffington Post, 21 April 2011.
Learning our Planetary Manners, Florida Magazine (the Magazine of the Gator Nation), 25 October 2010.
Toward a Natural Religion, St. Petersburg Times, 3 December 2009, an opinion commemorating the sesquicentennial of Darwin's "Origin of the Species."
"For Justice, the Label Must Befit the Crime," The Oregonian (print and online) 24 May 2007.
"Countries must heed eco-degradation" (with Lucas Johnston), Science & Theology News, April 2005, p. 6.
"Religion Meets Nature: A New, Global Encyclopedia Seeks to Map an Emerging Field," Wisconsin Academy Review47(3):20-22, Summer 2001.
"Environmental Studies: Getting Real," Oshkosh Northwestern, 21 April 1996, A11.
"Environmental Law Imperiled," The Oshkosh Northwestern, 30 July 1995, A9.