I added the extra “ness” because understanding the interconnected nature of, well, nature is becoming increasingly crucial. Sort of like… Read more Interconnectednessness
Rights, Obligations, and Responsibility
What is the relationship between individual rights and obligations/responsibilities? Let’s begin with obligations and responsibilities and then come back to… Read more Rights, Obligations, and Responsibility
“Scientists have a moral obligation to clearly warn humanity of any catastrophic threat and to ‘tell it like it is.’… Read more Ecological Citizenry
A Matter of Perspective
We hiked the steep mountainside leading up to, and then down from, the Norwegian glacier. It was a very difficult… Read more A Matter of Perspective
The Trouble With Assimilation
Western settlers came to this continent and conquered the land and the peoples living there. As a matter of course… Read more The Trouble With Assimilation
And Then They Marched
The children marched last Friday. It might have been the ultimate teenage rebellion. I’m troubled, but not surprised by some… Read more And Then They Marched
Is This Really a Choice?
Despite a current increase in concerns about environmental issues, at least the most important one in the climate crisis, I… Read more Is This Really a Choice?
The Ecological Identity Concept
I’m in Norway this week and next as part of sabbatical research and learning. I acknowledge and am thankful for… Read more The Ecological Identity Concept