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The woman who planted trees.

http://www.greenbeltmovement.org/w.php?id=59
 
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45 million trees! 
 
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Awesome lady.
 
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you can hear her on Democracy now today's show

http://www.democracynow.org/

she comes on about 45 minutes into the program.
 
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From a Sustainable Wallingford (Seattle) activist, a little song recorded in 2007:

 
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New link to the Green Belt website (old one's been moved): http://www.greenbeltmovement.org/wangari-maathai

Just knowing there are / have been people like her out there, accomplishing things like this, makes it a little easier to weather all the crap that comes up in the news any given day.

-Erica
 
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