John Daffi climbs to the top of a hill overlooking a scenic Rift Valley wall and the Ngorongoro forest, where wildlife migrates between the world famous Ngorongoro crater and Tanzania’s Lake Manyara. Daffi, 59, looks down upon his family’s farm below and reminisces about the time his father first brought him here as a boy.
“Upper Kitete was a model farming village set up by the government of Tanzania. My father received a call while he was in Arusha from his brother in Karatu telling him to apply. We were selected as one of the first 100 families,” Daffi told IPS.
H.R. 4393: To prohibit any Federal agency or official, in carrying out any Act or program to reduce the effects of greenhouse gas …
… emissions on climate change, from imposing a fee or tax on gaseous emissions emitted directly by livestock.
Apr 03, 2014
Referred to Committee
0% chance of being enacted
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Representative for Nebraska’s 1st congressional district
via To prohibit any Federal agency or official, in carrying out any Act or program to reduce the effects of greenhouse gas emissions on climate change, from imposing a fee or tax on gaseous emissions emitted directly by livestock. (H.R. 4393) – GovTrack.us.
On Thursday, April 3, 2014, the U.S. Department of Justice announced the court decision for Tronox Inc. v. Anadarko Petroleum Corp. Tronox will receive 88 percent of the $5.15 billion settlement and the Navajo Nation will receive 23 percent of that amount, totaling $1 billion.
entrance to another world
crack it open
songs stream through the opening
throw it wide
sunlight treasure dusts your path
go through the door
look upon adventure
don’t look back
behind you is gone
your past is a closed book
surprise in the garden
you are never alone
love grows here
its fresh scent opens your eyes
Poetry is the opening and closing of a door, leaving those who look through to guess about what is seen during a moment…
Didactic Poetry: A form of verse, the aim of which is to instruct the mind and improve morals. (information on forms gathered from Poetry Soup)
The painting: “Filoli Courtyard” is one of my mother’s paintings. It kept me sane this past winter.