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International Day of Forests

“If you love a tree, you will be more beautiful than before!” – Amit Ray.

This year, the theme for the International Day of Forests, “Forests and Health,” is an invitation and an opportunity to reflect on what these expansive ecosystems do for us and how we can, in turn, serve them through conservation, species preservation, mindful nutrition, and ecological awareness.

Katlyn Boucher smiling on an green background with the words Antioch Voices

Happy Children’s Day

Katlyn boucher On this day, we celebrate children, the magic of childhood, perhaps reminisce about our own, and hopefully reflect on the kind of world children are living in now….

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The Need to Ensure Everyone has Access to Water

larry bingaman Water is one of the most basic human needs and should be something everyone can have access to. However, reliable, high-quality water service is not guaranteed. Epic drought,…

Justina Garcia Common Thread

Homage to our Everyday Hispanic Heroes

JUSTINA GARCIA A recent review of the history of Hispanic Heritage Month (HHM) brought this national celebration surprisingly close to home for me. I’m encouraged by the ways in which…

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Hispanic Heritage Month

DOUGLAS VALDEZ I am Douglas. I live in Seattle, Washington. I was born in Los Angeles, California, in a predominantly Latinx community to Mexican immigrant parents. As most people in…