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Ebola Big Picture

Here we go again, spending millions and millions of dollars on symptoms of a viral epidemic without bothering to look at the cause. Let’s say we actually manage to raise enough money so that every victim of Ebola gets a quarantined bed, a chance at an antidote or at least compassionate palliative care – where does that lead? 2,332 more words

Other Issues

hundreds of them

There were books.
Hundreds of them.
Put in cardboard boxes.
Sorted in a way.
Read by someone, old, young.
Maybe some books were discarded unread. 153 more words


Monday 13 October 2014

“What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.”
Jane Goodall 95 more words

Daily Thoughts...

How I met Jane Goodall

This is a picture of a Jane Goodall conference, held on the 7th of May 2014 in Brussels, in celebration of her 80th birthday. I was there, sitting somewhere in the back, enjoying every minute of it. 552 more words

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War Defines Humankind

Years ago, in a National Geographic article, Jane Goodall was interviewed about some of her findings over the years about chimpanzees. Living in one particular group was a family of chimpanzees – one older female and her two daughters – that was different from all the rest. 422 more words

30-day Writing Challenge

Ms. Goodall

Always been a great admirer of Ms. Goodall. Thought this short clip was excellent. And her anwsers below, via Brain Pickings, were fantastic as well. 456 more words

The Rights of Chimps: Corporations get it, why don't our distant relatives?

Corporations may be entitled to similar rights and benefits as humans but an upcoming court case – the first of its kind, will determine if chimpanzees can obtain protection under “legal personhood”. 446 more words