I can remember the days when we never dreamed we'd be drinking water from bottles. Never crossed my mind. Do you remember?
In an interview on Larry King this weekend, Stephen Hawkings said, "We are on the verge of destroying ourselves because of greed and stupidity." This made me very sad. Every time I hear or feel this, it makes me very sad.
This video is so beautiful. It's peaceful. With a rich and beautiful narrative by Red Crow Westerman
It is truly worth the time to watch and listen.
From this video: "Our Earth is not a resource, it is a family. It deserves all the respect."
"Every day that you don't do what's right, you're losing an option."
"No tree grows by itself. Trees are a community. Certain plants grow by certain trees, and certain medicines will grow around those certain plants. So if you cut down a tree, you're not just destroying a tree, you're destroying a whole community that thived there; and that may be very important medicine for people or animals. So you've lost a community."
"Corporations are the driving force of decision making today. and corporations are not concerned with human rights, they're not concerned with human life, they're not even concerned with a proper wage for the people working for them."
"Power is always in the people's hands. They must come together and challenge the ways of these times. Which is driven by economics, and not common sense. ... Use your common sense.
Everybody should be their own leader."
Beautiful narrative by Red Crow Westerman
"The Earth will re-generate, will re-green. It will be fine. Only people will not be here."