In an earlier posting, I included a scene from the film On the Waterfront in which the character Father Barry (as portrayed by Karl Malden) is confronting union officials on the death of a dock worker. 571 more words
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“One touch of nature makes the whole world kin;and it is truly wonderful how love-telling the small voices of these birds are,and how far they reach through the woods into one another’s hearts and into ours.The tones are so perfectly human and so full of anxious affection, few mountaineers can fail to be touched by them.”- John Muir
I went with Eric a couple weeks ago to the Walker Canyon California poppy super-bloom in Lake Elsinore, and the number of people there to see it was just below Disneyland at full capacity. 1,034 more words
In the US, where did our modern ideas on conservation and environmentalism, or not, come from?
In the early part of the 20th century, conservation and environmentalism started being debated politically. 675 more words