I have always been a big animal lover. Whatever animal comes into my path and will let me, I will cuddle and pet it. When I was a kid, I used to be fascinated by the birds feeding in my grandma’s bird feeder. 585 more words
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I’ve just returned from eight months in Asia, mostly in Chiang Mai, Thailand, but also in Nepal, India and Indonesia. Many, possibly a large majority of Thais, and certainly majorities in Nepal and elsewhere, remain uninformed or oblivious to global issues, including climate change, living as they do in the narrow confines of subsistence agriculture, working in service occupations, the tourist industry or small scale local commerce. 1,265 more words
One thought always reins me in whenever I feel a rant at the young coming on.
I was young once.
Just as these supposed ‘end times’ will one day be ‘the good old days’ for our children, so I am now the rantee turned ranter, an ex-young fool now despairing of young fools, who in turn will one day despair of those who follow them. 525 more words
CC: Can you tell me a little about yourself/your background and how you became interested in agroecology?
LG: Ever since I can remember I have been in love with Nature. 1,013 more words