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Wangari Maathai and the Fight for Human Rights and the Environment

When a fight has been going on for a long time, it can easily seem as if it will last forever. That’s what can we say about the never-ending fight for our human rights and the environment. 

These two wars look as if they will never end, and that all of us who only want to have a healthy and prospering world to live in feel as if we are the minority who can’t possibly win. 

But every once in a while, there comes a great thought leader, and most of us can delight in saying: “you see, there is hope yet.”

That’s something that we can say about Wangari Maathai, the great Kenyan environmental and human rights activist.

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