“We need to be the change we want to see in the world” – Mahatma Gandhi
Ordinary Joes are overwhelmed by the issues about the environment and coupled with greenhouse effect, CFCs, climate change, and carbon tax, it has become harder to communicate the importance of taking care of the environment. We are trained into thinking that being green is a crusade or a form of protest but really it is just discovering or re-discovering a new way of living that is in tune with Mother Nature.
If we have a hard look at the big picture, we will realise that the core is actually us – you and me!
So, I want to share with you this inspiring video from TED:
I think we just need a little bit of encouragement and confirmation that we, too, can make our own difference to our world.
Photo via Flickr Creative Commons: Child Trying to Free a Butterfly by Aafromaa