By this time it is clear that the federal political leadership in the United States is not interested in anything to do with protecting the environment for wildlife or humans.
Looking at the headlines is enough to bring any environmentalist to a dismal conclusion: We are in DEEP trouble.
See for yourself:
TRUMP PLAN WOULD EXPAND DRILLING IN ARCTIC AND ATLANTIC by Matthew Daly and Josh Boak
A MILLION BOTTLES A MINUTE: WORLD’S PLASTIC BINGE ‘AS DANGEROUS AS CLIMATE CHANGE’ by Sandra Laville and Matthew Taylor
RIP, OBAMA’S CLEAN WATER RULE by Natasha Geiling
WIDELY USED PESTICIDE IS A BUZZKILL FOR HONEYBEES by Scientific American
So, what are we to do?
Put your money and actions where your heart is and check out of this system. Take your actions to the next level and get involved and make yourself heard.
Anyone who thinks that they are too small to make a difference has never tried to fall asleep with a mosquito in the room.
I’m not a fan of Christine Todd Whitman but gotta admit that’s a good quote if she really said it. I also don’t know who created the photo of everyone with their heads in the sand but it is brilliant and please, don’t let that be you with your head buried!