“Fouling our cities” (Cover July 29) sounds a call that can be ignored only at our peril. Water, air, congestion, garbage pollution—what are we doing to Mother Earth? There is a Haida teaching that says, “We do not inherit this land from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children.”
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