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We can create a safe haven for
those who have lived through genocide

"Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage."

— Anais Nin

Change is in the wind.
Last summer, we wrote about John Pratt’s plans to build the first windmill in Berne. We also ran an editorial, "Stop our self-destruction, one windmill at a time," that reflected our sense of urgency about global warming.

We have made an annual pilgrimage to the Butterfly Station at Farnsworth Middle School for nine summers now and every year we learn something new. This year, we learned about the value of perseverance and broad purpose.