Tonight at dinner, my friends and I were discussing how easy it is to be socially and politically liberal at Bates. Often times, I will find myself having passionate conversations about gender, the presidential campaign, and education reform..
“Keep close to Nature’s heart… and break clear away, once in a while, and spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean,” suggests John Muir, an esteemed environmental writer and naturist. It makes sense. Get away from the hustle and.