Awareness Days, Seasonal, & Holidays

It’s World Toilet Day 2020

I first heard of World Toilet Day last year, when the theme was leave no one behind. I was reminded earlier today din a post by Philosophy Through Photography that today is World Toilet Day 2020, and the theme this year is climate change. It's been observed by the United Nations since 2013 in recognition… Continue reading It’s World Toilet Day 2020

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Awareness Days, Seasonal, & Holidays

It’s the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day

The Earth Day website has this to say about this year's theme: The theme for Earth Day 2020 is climate action. The enormous challenge — but also the vast opportunities — of action on climate change have distinguished the issue as the most pressing topic for the 50th anniversary.Climate change represents the biggest challenge to… Continue reading It’s the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day

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Awareness Days, Seasonal, & Holidays, Social Justice

Earth Day and Social Justice

Florida Dept. of Environmental Protection Tomorrow (April 22nd) is Earth Day.  The Earth Day Network has announced that this year's theme is Protect Our Species.  Human activity is having an unprecedented toll on the earth's species diversity due to things like climate change, pollution, and deforestation and other habitat loss. Bees play an important role… Continue reading Earth Day and Social Justice