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Solutions in Sustainability

I was surprised to learn of the extent of OSU’s commitment to sustainability. Sure, everyone hears about how important recycling is; Reduce-Reuse-Recycle has been a thing since about 1976, so it was a part of my own childhood. I think … Continue reading

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Prairie Grass

Libertarians like the phrase “taxation is theft” – as in, the government is overstepping by enforcing compulsory tax collection, regardless of what that money be used for. Many of them believe that the things taxes pay for ought to be … Continue reading

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Starship UK (And Human Resiliency)

I always assumed that mindfulness would mean learning things I didn’t want to know about myself. I didn’t want to think that hard about it, just in case. Too much time to think equals time to worry about things that … Continue reading

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Inter-generational Responsibility Soapbox

I’ve never given enough thought to sustainability, probably because it’s easy to push it aside and pretend it isn’t a problem that needs to be addressed. Growing up, my family recycled religiously, but no one gave a thought to straws. … Continue reading

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