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7 New Year’s Resolutions For A Better Earth

the lorax speaks for the trees

We’ve posted New Year’s resolutions lists before like 5 New Year’s Resolutions You Can Make For Your Food and 5 New Year’s Resolutions You Can Make To Change Your Life to help get you right in the new year. That’s still good news by the way.

Resolving to make more money and get abs of steel are good news too, but what about resolutions for a better Earth? If you can’t breathe clean air getting rock hard abs is going to become a secondary priority right away. The Indigenous American posted this list that was so good I had to share it with you. It includes protecting biodiversity and my favorite getting trained in making change. because saying that you’re “woke” has never been enough. Let’s show and prove in 2018!

A Quote From Civil Rights Heroine Rosa Parks On Her Birthday

Rosa Parks

To this day I believe we are here on the planet Earth to live, grow up and do what we can to make this world a better place for all people to enjoy freedom.” – Rosa Parks

Today, February 4th, is “Mother Of The Civil Rights Movement”, Rosa Parks’ birthday. Her act of civil disobedience broke the Jim Crow laws of the time and launched Parks into the spotlight as a symbol of Black people’s frustrations overnight. As with most people launched into the spotlight overnight, it took more than one night for Parks to get there. Continue reading