No heredamos la tierra de nuestros ancestros, la tomamos prestada de nuestras hijos. Cuidemosla!
More Messages to the Future
Dear Kids of the Future,
My wish for all of you is that the people of the present wake up and are able to change their habits.
Minha pequena Nicole ainda não nos conhecemos, mas já te amo
Deixo para você o meu quintal onde o ar é perfumado pelas flores e árvores, a terra dá frutos e flores além de abrigar muitos bichinhos, a água é utilizada com consciência e o ser humano é respeitado e tratado como alguém que depende da natureza para VIVER.
I promise to sign up for 100% renewable energy.
I promise to ride more and drive less.
I am small now littles and I may be small forever but in my small ways I will fight for you.
I commit to you to change one thing a year in our lifestyle to live more environmentally friendly.
Dear Children and Grandchildren,
I see a world full of hope fueled by the desire for change.
I promise to use my reusable water bottle more often
I wonder if in 2050 we will be looking at a future where fear from the changes at hand has caused people to hate rather than love and provide hope. Perhaps in that world we will we no longer comprehend the biblical texts in a meaningful way. Will climate change be the end of the epoch of God?
Dear future child,
We’re presenting at conferences, writing articles, and organizing events with the goal of mobilizing our profession to act on climate, and to help them understand that it will deeply impact our mission to preserve history for future generations.
For those who come after us,
This is for the countless children I already see suffering the impact of climate change around the world, and the generations to follow.
Dear Samuel, Willa, and Ben,
To the core of my being, and only through the power of community, I will honor the voices of the youth who are pleading, “Don’t burn my future.” Samuel, Willa, and Ben, your little voices I know, will join that chorus soon enough.