In the arc of movements, legal rights of nature is defying the odds. In a very short amount of time since the first effort to take the concept and put it into practice emerged in 2006, legal rights of nature has become a global effort. The understanding and the drive to put nature first is no longer a way of life carried just by First Peoples, it is nearing critical mass, such that a rights of nature existence is inevitable. As movements start with the possible, often conflicting with the status quo, then with time, effort, loss, heart ache, and more effort, there is a threshold crossed where the possible surpasses the limits of the probable and becomes the new way.” Rights of Nature is a movement whose time has come.
Reed Singer on the launch of a petition to amend the City of Cincinnati Charter to include Rights of Nature
April 18, 2023 | Reed Singer, Student at Ohio UniversityThis was given as a speech at Cincinnati City Hall the day CROW launched a petition to get a charter amendment on the ballot in the City of Cincinnati. Hi My name is Reed Singer, and it’s an honor to be in the presence of power, […]Read More
Rights of nature laws to protect ecosystems are increasing around the world, it is time the U.S. follows these examples; Cincinnati group shows how it can be done
Cincinnati, OHIO: CROW, Citizens for the Rights of the Ohio River Watershed, will be announcing the kick off of their Rights of the Ohio River Watershed charter amendment initiative petition campaign tomorrow, April 18 at 11:00 am on the steps of City Hall, 801 Plum St. The local group formed after doing research on Rights of […]Read More