This is the season for renewed life. As a baby boomer, I'm grateful to have lived in probably the best time and place of recorded history. I'm also reminded to have compassion for those less fortunate, yet I sense our country moving in a dissimilar course.

I perceive many people complaining and powerless regarding the nation’s increasing divisiveness.

We might want to learn how to support a growing worldwide unity. Almost all countries have united to fight a common threat to our security and prosperity.

In 2016 I joined Citizen's Climate Lobby (CCL). I've been empowered in effective and constructive ways to support this common cause. CCL teaches empathy and knowledge for effective engagement with our leaders. We are volunteer lobbyists to congresses worldwide, working to ensure a livable planet for our children and grandchildren.

CCL spearheaded the creation of the Bipartisan Climate Solutions Caucus, now with 72 members. Congressman Matthew Gaetz joined last year. He states, “ ... history is going to judge very harshly climate change deniers. And I don’t want to be one of them. ...”

Join us in our new Pensacola chapter.

Jeffrey Dorian, Crestview