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A commencement speech for the planet

May 28th, 2009 · 1 Comment

“Hey, Class of 2009: you are going to have to figure out what it means to be a human being on earth at a time when every living system is declining, and the rate of decline is accelerating…”

Go here to read the entire text of Paul Hawkens address to the University of Portland.

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  • 1 Victor // Jul 17, 2015 at 6:03 am

    G.Selvavinaygam,Vridhachalam-606001Some Students mentally Disturbed by hard leosnss. Parents don’t worry about their children. Their worries about their children will become a higher educator. Because the Students are going to immoral activities.

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