"In our every deliberation, we must consider the impact of our decisions on the next seven generations." -- From The Great Law of the Iroquois Confederacy
I was struck by this, especially because we have talked a little bit about whether or not we have an obligation to future generations to protect the environment. I know that we're going to be discussing this further, but I just wanted to throw this out there as a little preview.
Here's a link to the rest of The Great Law of the Iroquois Confederacy: http://www.indigenouspeople.net/iroqcon.htm
It's pretty long but if you're interested, check it out.
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