18 Aug '11, 8am

How the Environment, Economy and Health Are All Tied Together:

How the Environment, Economy and Health Are All Tied Together:

In the last two months, I have found myself shaking my head in disgust: Washington leaders’ inability to come together in debt ceiling negotiations ; the state of the economy that has left so many families unemployed or underemployed; two ongoing wars that has sent one of my husband’s cousins, a marine, for his seventh deployment and so many others like him; and the terrible crisis in the horn of Africa due to drought. I never thought I would live to see the day in which science itself would be controversial in this country. This may have been the case during Galileo’s time, but now? I am a Christian and I don’t see any incompatibility between heading the warning of scientists and believing in God. It’s like I tell my children when we drive to mass every Sunday, one, we need to give thanks to God for everything that we have like our lives, and two, it is God who gives the ...

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