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It is World Animal Day, and Extinction is Looming

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It is World Animal Day, and Extinction is Looming

Today is World Animal Day, and the state of animals on our planet is not good. Only 7,000 cheetahs are left in the wild. There is only ONE male Northern White Rhino left on our planet. He is being guarded with armed guards. along with the two female Northern White Rhinos. The species depends upon […]

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Do You Know about the Good Guide?

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Do You Know about the Good Guide?

I often think of the life that Jane Goodall leads. At 82 years old, Jane Goodall is traveling 300 days a year to spread this message: every person makes a difference. Every choice we make in our daily lives will have an effect of some kind, good or bad. Her question is, what difference will […]

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Take the Pledge for Mother Earth

Take the Pledge for Mother Earth

Do you know how your Mother is doing? I am referring, of course, to our Mother Earth on this Earth Day, April 22, 2016. And she could be better. She could be a whole lot better. I usually talk about the ocean on Earth Day, or wildlife. Today I’m going to give you a few […]

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Amazing Women Wednesday: An Evening with Dr. Jane Goodall

Amazing Women Wednesday: An Evening with Dr. Jane Goodall

When the slight figure of Dr. Jane Goodall appeared on the stage at College Park Center, University of Texas Arlington, she received a standing ovation. It seemed as though the entire audience, which was huge, sprang to their feet simultaneously. The crowd hushed when she began to speak in a conversational tone, with no notes […]

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The Amazing Dame Jane Goodall on Bill Maher’s show!

The Amazing Dame Jane Goodall on Bill Maher’s show!

How I love Jane Goodall! She is such an amazing woman, a role model for generations of women, and an iconic figure in the world of conservation. I have blogged about her before in my series, “Amazing Women Wednesday”, and have urged younger generations to venerate Dame Jane. As of Friday night, she has truly […]

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Amazing Women Wednesday: Jane Goodall

Amazing Women Wednesday: Jane Goodall

It occurs to me that perhaps the millennials and younger generations are unaware of the amazing women who blazed a trail for them.  I’ve decided to include some historically amazing women in my Amazing Women Wednesday series, and who better to talk about than Jane Goodall? Like Jacques Cousteau, Jane Goodall was a part of […]

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