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Seeing the world in a grain of sand

This movement, like all great movements, will have to draw some lines in the sand. But those lines will only be temporary unless all of us draw lines in our own heads and hearts – lines that we ourselves will not cross.


Hunting and fishing groups’ new quarry: global warming

Saying so may get me in trouble with a few of my more liberal friends, but there would be far fewer wild and protected places, and much less biological diversity in those places, if there were fewer hunters and fisherfolk tromping around out there. It’s worth noting that many (but certainly not all) of our nation’s greatest conservationists have been gun-and-tackle-toting harvesters of flesh.

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10-10-10: Homegrown fertilizer for a global movement

10-10-10 will, like the 10-10-10 fertilizer you might spread on your yard or garden, strengthen and lengthen the roots of the movement and green and multiply its leaves.