... almost fifty years ago Robert Kennedy gave his famous speech in Cape Town, South Africa.
Today the first African-American President of the USA visits Robben Island, a few days after he visited Goree Island, from which slaves were shipped off through the 'gates of no return'.
The 'ripple of hope' that Kennedy referred to became waves that vanquished both Apartheid and Slavery.
... the desire is there ...
... even a mere decade ago this would have been 'bunny loving and tree hugging' ... we recall the polite almost bewildered smiles in an audience of chartered accounts when we proposed 'solar toilets' and 'worm farms' for composting organic household waste!
... like smoking causes cancer so too the reality of human cause in global warming.
... such a small organism, and potentially such huge impact ...
... not is not about smoking causing cancer but the same disinformation approach has been taken by the global fossil fuel barons and lords of oil regarding global warming ...