Huma Hikes the Preserves: Eagle Lake

Huma Hikes the Preserves: Eagle Lake

Greetings, DuPagers! I’m back again with another DuPage forest preserve hike as part of my continuing project to do all-seasons coverage of trail-accessible DuPage County forest preserves on foot. If it’s got semi-convenient parking and a designated trail, I will be...
Water Walks: Trek 4!

Water Walks: Trek 4!

An Exploration of Life, Relationships, Movement, and Water East Branch Trek 4: Glen Oak County Forest Preserve ~> Hidden Lake Forest Preserve DISCLAIMER: In no way whatsoever are Andrew Van Gorp, Jason Phillip Halm, Sustain DuPage, or any accompanying affiliates,...
Huma Hikes the Preserves: Hidden Lake

Huma Hikes the Preserves: Hidden Lake

Greetings, DuPagers! My name is Huma, and some of you may know me from various Sustain DuPage events. I’m one of the Board members, and in my free time, I’m a practicing criminal defense attorney in Illinois and in several states across the Midwest. I’ve lived in...
It’s Time to Abolish Fossil Fuels.

It’s Time to Abolish Fossil Fuels.

To listen to an audio recording of this post, click below. Note: Discussion of Human Chattel Slavery, Earth Degeneration & Collapse, Corporate Oligarchy As a people, we need to be moving away from fossil fuel interdiction, which is the small-scale, piecemeal shut...
The Power of ONE!

The Power of ONE!

  2013: A young, naive, freshly-graduated Andrew Van Gorp was appointed to a three year term as an Environmental Commissioner for the Village of Glen Ellyn, swearing an oath to uphold and protect the United States Constitution. In brief, he thought he was hot...
Why Millenials are Our Only Hope

Why Millenials are Our Only Hope

Disparaging the upcoming ‘generation’ is a favorite human pastime. The internet is currently riddled with articles about millennials being the worst generation of humans to-date. To be fair, there are also quite a few thought pieces retorting that these denunciatory...