What I am for: a manifesto, if you like

You environmentalists are just being against things:   so…

I am for:
I am for: planting trees, looking after forests  and freshwater
I am for: our companions on this planet.

I am for:  human rights
I am for:  education
I am for: universal healthcare
I am for:  universal social security; especially for the young, old and sick.

I am for: equality and human rights
I am for: honest relationships between people
I am for: pleasure and responsibility.

I am for:  mindfulness
I am for: real measures of human well-being
I am for: efficient, well designed products that last.

I am for: technology that reduces human impacts; that encourages participation, that is human in scale and action
I am for:  human and innovative institutions, and business leading these.

I am for:  long term thinking; for children and their grandchildren
I am for: democracy; local, national and international participation
I am for: cooperative businesses

I am for transparency
I am for:  considered evidence based values.

I am for:  opportunity and entrepreneurship
I am for: beauty
I am for: expressions of beauty
I am for: honest feelings
I am for: integrity and honesty in words and deeds
I am for:  truth, beauty and life.


About sustainabilityandbeauty

My passion is telling the stories of possibility, seeking a sustainable and beautiful future. My training is in science, chemistry, environmental science and teaching.
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