The link for this came from a friend, and it’s a great gift: sobering and inspiring at the same time. The video is of Severn Suzuki, then 13 years old, shaming attendees of the 1992 U.N. Earth Summit into silence with her simple, irrefutable logic.
Joseph Hutchison, Colorado Poet Laureate 2014-2018, has published 17 books, including a translation of flash fictions by Mexican author Miguel Lupián, and co-edited two anthologies. He lives in the mountains southwest of Denver, Colorado, the city where he was born. He teaches at the University of Denver's University College, where he currently directs two programs: Arts & Culture and Global Affairs.