A Just West

John Wilson on Freedom Ride West

James Mills | May 24, 2011 08:00 AM
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Don't worry, I will be quiet for a while after this. A voice from the past: "To a person uninstructed in natural history, his country [...]

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James Mills on Freedom Ride West

James Mills | May 24, 2011 08:00 AM
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Bill, thanks for your continuing work getting kids outdoors. When I make it LA later this month I hope you'll introduce a few of them [...]

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John Wilson on Freedom Ride West

James Mills | May 24, 2011 08:00 AM
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A strong yes to Bill Vanderberg. Also there is an issue of fairness. As a nation, long ago, we decided that some landscapes were of [...]

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Bill Vanderberg on Freedom Ride West

James Mills | May 24, 2011 08:00 AM
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@James - the answer to your question is simple: very soon the "minority" are going to become the "majority". People of color are going to [...]

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James Mills on Freedom Ride West

James Mills | May 24, 2011 08:00 AM
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Thank you everyone for the great comments. I sincerely appreciate your participation this discussion. I'd like pose to you what might sound like an odd [...]

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John & Carolyn Wilson on Freedom Ride West

James Mills | May 24, 2011 08:00 AM
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I don't want to make a broad generalization; they aren't safe. But, I worked with inner city kids for 25 years in a rural nature [...]

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Steve Snyder on Freedom Ride West

James Mills | May 24, 2011 08:00 AM
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I think foreign visitors are more common than African Americans.

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Jessica Pope on Freedom Ride West

James Mills | May 24, 2011 08:00 AM
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I started working for the park service a year ago as a seasonal park ranger and one thing that struck me when I started is [...]

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Bill Vanderberg on Freedom Ride West

James Mills | May 24, 2011 08:00 AM
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As Black Americans, my wife and I have spent the past 4 summers making a similar tour of national parks and monuments in the West. [...]

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Freedom Ride West

James Mills | May 24, 2011 08:00 AM
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Why do so few African-Americans travel to national parks of the West today?

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