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Making Amends

Step Eight of the Green Bodhisattva Path

Clark Strand

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Made a list of all those we had harmed, and became willing to make amends to them all.

How far were we to go in making our amends to those we had harmed? Should we move to a yurt in the woods? reduce our carbon footprint? become an advocate for third world countries whose environments had been decimated by our greed for cheap disposable products? And what was the purpose of such an exercise? Was it to assuage our guilt, or were we actually expected to right our ecological wrongs?

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