23 Sep '11, 1pm

"Why I'm walking to Walden for #MovingPlanet" (expanded version of my Globe op-ed, no reg. req'd) @Grist

"Why I'm walking to Walden for #MovingPlanet" (expanded version of my Globe op-ed, no reg. req'd) @Grist

Walden Pond. Photo: Troy B. Thompson I walk toward one of our ponds, but what signifies the beauty of nature when men are base? ... Who can be serene in a country where both the rulers and the ruled are without principle? The remembrance of my country spoils my walk. So spoke Henry David Thoreau, that inveterate nature walker, to an audience in Framingham, Mass., on July 4, 1854, in his great abolitionist address called "Slavery in Massachusetts ." The times and the country have changed, but the words still ring in our ears. This Saturday, Sept. 24, I'll be walking with friends and neighbors to Walden Pond, six miles up the road from where I live in Wayland, Mass. We'll pass a lot of beautiful scenery -- historic conservation land, the Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge along the Sudbury River, organic community-supported farms -- but this won't be any serene nature wa...

Full article: http://www.grist.org/climate-change/2011-09-23-why-im-wal...

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