Blog Prompt #3
By: Burton Hamer
Ensuring environmental sustainably is a goal that will require change and help from a large amount of things. It is not something that can be done in neither a day nor a year, but is something that is possible and can better the lives of us but more importantly those to come. So they too can live on planet earth and keep around what we have today. People should not be treated so differently from one another and no one person should have less of a chance to live and prosper. A humans basic needs such as food, shelter, and clothing should not be denied under any circumstance.
"In the long term, the economy and the environment are the same thing. If it's unenvironmental it is uneconomical. That is the rule of nature."
- Mollie Beattie
"The nation behaves well if it treats the natural resources as assets which it must turn over to the next generation increased, and not impaired in value."
- Theodore Roosevelt
"Achieving sustainable development is perhaps one of the most difficult and one of the most pressing goals we face. It requires on the part of all of us commitment, action, partnerships and, sometimes, sacrifices of our traditional life patterns and personal interests".
~ Mostafa Tolba, Chairman of the Commission on Sustainable Development
Ben Harper - With My Own Two Hands
U2 - One
These songs listed above talk about changing the world, and how it starts with us and what we can do as individuals and eventually as one solid group when we work together.
We all must work together to help out the people on this planet and the planet themselves so that the human race may survive and live well for untold years to come.