As long as we litter nature, no amount of “space tourism” will get us to treat the planet and each other with more care. It starts with the small things – smaller than you can imagine. It doesn’t take billionaire resources so you can see the planet from afar. It takes empathy. Yes, I’m talking about Branson and Bezos.

Originally posted on 2021-07-16 at 01:23 via

I recently invested a small amount into Luke Hohmann’s new venture FirstRoot. Their mission is to increase financial literacy among young people by putting real money into the hands of students and having them use participatory budgeting to put the money to good use. Luke has always struck me as someone who is driven by noble missions, and this is no different. If you have a small amount you can spare, I’m sure FirstRoot would welcome you with open arms. Find them on

Originally posted on 2021-07-09 at 04:44 via