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I cannot persuade myself that a beneficent and omnipotent God would have designedly created parasitic wasps with the express intention of their feeding within the living bodies of Caterpillars.
Charles Darwin

Articles by author: Richard Martin

President’s Column - The Global Tragedy of the Commons

By Richard Martin on Mar 01, 2014 at 10:06 AM in Humanists Update, Rational Thought

In 1968, UCSB professor Garrett Hardin published an essay "The Tragedy of the Commons" in the journal Science, which became a call to action for the environmental movement of the 1970's.