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John de Graaf

John de Graaf

John de Graaf, Outreach Director of The Happiness Initiative, has produced more than fifteen national PBS documentary specials and is the co-author of "Affluenza: How Overconsumption Is Killing Us—And How to Fight Back" (2014). He has taught at Evergreen State College and serves on the board of Earth Island Institute. His new initiative is the Make America Beautiful Again campaign.  He can be reached through his website: www.johndegraaf.com

Articles by this author

 

Beauty—The Forgotten Recipe For Happiness

Beauty makes me happy and evidence shows that's true for many, if not, most of us

John de Graaf ·


The Year That Changed Everything: A Personal Memory of 1968

No other year has left such vivid memories for me, though it may be that this year, 2018, will be even more decisive for the future of America

John de Graaf ·


A California City That’s Taking Beauty Seriously

Vallejo is working on conserving open space and beautifying the city as part of a national campaign to unite Americans

John de Graaf ·




Remembering the Fight and Spirit of 'Bread and Roses'

100 Years Since Lawrence Textile Worker Strikes

John de Graaf ·



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