In my last blog post I mentioned the idea of how little has been accomplished, relative to what’s needed, since the first Earth Summit in 1972.

Here’s a link to an op-ed from 1988:

https://www.nytimes.com/1988/10/19/opinion/foreign-affairs-the-word-wore-out.html

Flora Lewis essentially writes about the need for a paradigm shift.

The message of 1968 is beginning to percolate into awareness that for the first time since humans evolved, our activity is starting to affect the earth’s capacity to sustain us. The combination of massive population growth and ecological damage is the new universal threat and requires fundamentally new habits of thought. But the message…

Steven Welzer

A co-editor of Green Horizon Magazine, Steve has been a Green movement activist for almost thirty years.

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