Mutual Respect: Earth Day Founder Gaylord Nelson’s Legacy of Compassion

This week we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day while dealing with a global pandemic. Even in my small town of Bozeman, Montana near Yellowstone National Park, life has changed dramatically since the coronavirus outbreak. Fortunately our state and public parks are still open in Montana but many other people are contemplating marking this historical moment inside. Although Earth Day events will be remarkably different this year, the Covid-19 experience would inspire Nelson to recommit to the movement he started. His vision…