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No impact man author colin beavan urges us to adopt a social parenting approach, which means raising kids you're not related to by blood. The manhattan-based beavan family embark on a year-long project to reduce their net impact by using no electricity, producing no trash. Colin beavan talked about his book [no impact man: the adventures of a guilty liberal who attempts to save the planet and the discoveries.
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Colin beavan, better known as “no impact man,” lived for a year with his wife and daughter in a new york apartment with as little environmental. [APSNIP--] [APSNIP--]