A mad man

“A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.”

-Winston Churchill

I didn’t expect to revisit anger so soon after writing about the emotion, but that’s how it is with anger; sometimes you just can’t help it.

Bill McKibben may be the most circumspect and even-tempered environmental writer and activist in the country, but in this recent piece he wrote for Sojourners, the mild-mannered co-founder of 350.org gets hot under the collar about President Obama’s tepid support for the kind of energy and climate legislation McKibben says is needed to stave off catastrophic climate change: http://blog.sojo.net/2010/06/24/time-for-some-angry-work/

Photo by Rick Chamberlin