Where would we be without people who passionately care about others, including those beyond their immediate circle? Who will protect the vulnerable, the voiceless, and the overlooked? Who will speak out on behalf of Earth herself?
We protect the things we love. When we see a hurting world and people, maybe we need to broaden our love.
Take a minute to watch this remarkable video of a father crane protecting his young from an alligator.
What a beautiful metaphor this father crane is for us: yes there are alligators in the world; they come in lots of shapes in sizes.
But let’s hear it for the cranes.