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To future self,

Today we live in a world that revolves around money and power. Those who don’t have these two privileges lack a voice to be heard. As life on this planet exists today, nature is slowly but progressively disappearing. Certain species are becoming extinct, sea levels are rising, and temperatures are increasing at an exponential rate. This is clearly a problem but why do people not address it? Yes, there are many problems occuring in the world right now but is climate change insignificant? How can these so called “more important” issues be addressed if there is a possibility of no tomorrow?

I hope you are living in a better, cleaner world. I hope people have realized that we are the ones causing the problems that we claim not to be ours. I hope endangered species such as pandas and tigers are growing in number. Lastly, I hope we convert to a renewable energy world.

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