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 2014-2019, has published 20 collections of poems and edited or co-edited three poetry anthologies. He currently directs two master’s-level programs for University College at the University of Denver: Professional Creative Writing and Arts & Culture Management. Joe lives with his wife, Melody Madonna, in the mountains southwest of Denver, Colorado, the city where he was born.