The Powers of Nature

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August 6, 2021 | Prior | Scott Wallace, Associate Professor of Journalism

"In the past year, we have witnessed cataclysmic wildfires from Australia to the Amazon, Siberia to Sumatra. Up to a billion animals perished in the Australian fires alone, while billions of tons of carbon dioxide escaped into the atmosphere. We are meanwhile racked by deadly outbreaks of zoonotic diseases, the transmission of which is aided by profit-driven destruction of natural habitats - something visionaries from tribes around the world, such as the Lakota and the Yanomami, have been warning us to halt."

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