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The Indians may have in their religion and culture a reverence for the land. But then they get into the pressures created by modern society.…
If, in our haste to ‘progress,’ the economics of ecology are disregarded by citizens and policy makers alike, the result will be an ugly America.…
Lady Bird Johnson did more than plant flowers in public places. She served the country superbly by planting environmental values in the minds of the…
The atomic weapons race and the secrecy surrounding it crushed American democracy. It induced us to conduct government according to lies. It distorted justice. It…
Some environmentalists have had the feeling that Indians are not good stewards. I’ve always been critical of that.
I don’t like the term ‘dynasty.’
The choice facing the American people is not between growth and stagnation, but between short-term growth and long-term disaster.
Washington’s a cesspool of money.
Over the long haul of life on this planet, it is the ecologists, and not the bookkeepers of business, who are the ultimate accountants.
So many people of my generation who served in the government were prisoners of the Cold War culture, still are.
Nixon was a good president on the environment. Gerald Ford was good.
It gives me satisfaction to help people.
I’m trying to encourage my children’s generation and the other ones coming to return to basic American principles.
I don’t remember a big fight between the Republicans and Democrats in the Nixon administration or President Gerald Ford and so on.
Federal judges are just very reluctant to stick the government with responsibility.
I like the story about Henry David Thoreau, who, when he was on his death bed, his family sent for a minister. The minister said,…
In the first weeks after Hiroshima, extravagant statements by President Truman and other official spokesmen for the U.S. government transformed the inception of the atomic…
Each generation has its own rendezvous with the land, for despite our fee titles and claims of ownership, we are all brief tenants on this…
Nature will take precedence over the needs of the modern man.
Utah today remains a battleground for land-use policies.
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