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Saturday, November 01, 2014
When the Act of Doing Speaks Volumes: Notes from the Great Climate March
It was my second day on the Great Climate March . I was in Macedonia, Ohio, just south east of Cleveland. The United Methodist Church had graciously opened its rooms and halls to more than 20 of us the night before. Some of the participants had walked from Los Angeles where the journey began on...