Presented by the Zinn Education Project
A Collaboration between Rethinking Schools and Teaching for Change
An Earth Day Message: Take Heart from the Abolition Movement
By Bill Bigelow
Co-director of the Zinn Education Project and curriculum editor
of Rethinking Schools
Every Earth Day, some of us are tempted to say things like "We live on the same planet; we're all in this together."
But no, we're not.
This Earth Day we need to recognize that the fossil fuel industry is waging war on the planet----
and on the future. And, like the abolition movement before us, we need to act accordingly. READ MORE
"An Earth Day Message: Take Heart from the Abolition Movement" is the newest article in the Zinn Education Project's column called If We Knew Our History posted on Common Dreams and GOOD magazine.
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