22 Oct '11, 4am

Conservation and Eugenics #tcot #tlot #teaparty #tppatriots @TallulahStarr @CFHeather @EternalRiteWing #poltics

Conservation and Eugenics #tcot #tlot #teaparty #tppatriots @TallulahStarr @CFHeather @EternalRiteWing #poltics

The report’s volume on “National Vitality, Its Waste and Conservation,” by a friend of Pinchot’s, Yale economist Irving Fisher, reads like a manifesto of the progressive political movement that Roosevelt sought to lead, and its words were echoed in the New Nationalism speech the following year. Ten multifaceted recommendations called for a national administration of public health; an end to air and water pollution; food and restaurant inspection; worker safety and child labor regulation; working hour restrictions; health and safety inspection of prisons, asylums, factories, and schools; antidrug and -alcohol laws; safe drinking water; enforcement of antispitting laws; improved sewage and garbage removal; pest control; building safety inspection; school nurses and health instruction; universal athletic training; healthful changes in clothing, architecture, ventilation, food...

Full article: http://www.orionmagazine.org/index.php/articles/article/5...

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How Conservation Photography Is A Political Act

How Conservation Photography Is A Political Act

treehugger.com 25 Oct '11, 2pm

For example, there are the people who documented the gulf oil spill with their point-n-shoot cameras so that experts could...