“It’s so easy to look at the big picture and get completely disheartened. … What we need to remember is what is my own personal moral obligation. When I wake up each day thinking about what I might do from that perspective … when I come at it from a deep sense of moral obligation, it really doesn’t matter what the results are. What matters is am I doing the right thing, and am I doing all I can right now at this time of crisis?”
In this reply to a Cal Thomas column [“Ice breaking climate change fears”, 2013-09-19], we challenge this so-called “man of values” with a very simple value: If you make a mess, clean it up.