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Oh my goodness, we totally forgot you were even here, have you been sitting in this little cubicle all afternoon?

At The New York Times, (August 26, 2016) David Orr weighs in on Ben Lerner’s The Hatred of Poetry.  He begins:

If you’re a poet, it’s easy to spend a lot of time worrying about how people feel about poetry.

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"JUST PICK A PATH! THEY'RE EQUALLY LYING IN LEAVES NO STEP HAS TRODDEN BLACK! GEEZ! DO I HAVE TO WRITE YOU A POEM ABOUT THIS?! " (p.d. 5)

Oy. Now that David Orr has come out with the definitive book on Robert Frost’s poem “The Road Not Taken”

and has revealed to the world that the poem is not what everyone thinks it is about…how the heck should we categorize  it, subject-wise? 491 more words

Democrats Slam Rauner For Veto Of Automatic Voter Registration

CHICAGO (CBS) — Democratic state lawmakers and others have lashed at Gov. Bruce Rauner, for his veto of legislation that would allow for automatic voter registration when people get their driver’s licenses. 255 more words

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David Orr's WHAT IS EDUCATION FOR?

by Karen Eberhardt-Shelton

I read, read, read informative books as my choice for the best way to be informed. What has grabbed me most recently are the books and various writings by the world’s great educator, DAVID ORR, currently on the faculty of Oberlin College in Ohio, and a perpetual partner in the Earth’s Institute of Learning. 430 more words

Reviews

A Frosty Choice

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I

And I took the one less traveled by,

And that has made all the difference.

Ah, Frost’s famous lines that celebrate and embrace individualism. 880 more words

Reflections

A Sustainable Walmart

Hello all! As your recently hired Chief Innovation Officer of Walmart, I aim to shift our focus and dedication to the sustainable practices and procedures used throughout the company. 478 more words

Example for Companies to Come

Patagonia is a company that has been pointed at for years as being a leader of sustainable business. Their ability to go the extra mile to produce a high quality product with environmentally safe resources is something that they pride themselves on. 2,362 more words

Sustainability