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Derek Wallace

"Planting the Seeds of Social Change"

N Hollywood, CA, USA
male, age 39
Speaks: english
Joined Aug 23, 2006
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Joined Aug 23, 2006 Activist Aspirations undeclared 
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Groups (AGR) A Green Road, Alternative Transportation, Amnesty International, Cat Lovers, Complete Guide to Backyard Gardening, Defenders of Wildlife, Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Electing Pro-Wildlife Leaders, Dog Lovers, Elephant Lovers, Healthy Cooking, Intentional Communities, Mother Jones, NAACP, NPR - National Public Radio more »
Hometown Kansas City, MO 
Birthday Jan 12, 1979  
Languages english  
About Me I'm running for President of the United States in the year 2016 on an Independent ticket and I'm going to document it every step of the way between now and then!
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Activist Aspirations
Political Leaning
Eating Habits organic, Drink Loads Of Water, Raw Foods, Almost Vegetarian  
Wild Fact About Me I have eaten scorpions, ants and crickets.
My Philosophy Voluntary Simplicity
What Gives Me Hope Meeting people who refuse to keep their heads buried in the sand.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by I would gather the world's leading scientists together to form a collective that would tackle the issue of sustainability in the same way the Apollo Program worked to put a man on the moon. I believe that all political activism is the response to an economy that is not based upon environmental sustainability.
What/who changed my life and why September 11th, Hurricane Katrina
What Bugs Me  
Passions photography, traveling, writing, reading, other cultures, nature, mythology, my friends, music, making a difference, love, learning, family, laughter, environment, earth, children, broadening my horizons, books, art  
Inspirations peacemakers, to fulfill my purpose on earth, understanding, nature  
What Scares Me  
Role Models No Impact Man, Malcolm X, Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King Jr., Mahatma Gandhi, grandmother, Albert Einstein  
Quotation "Let your life be a counter friction to stop the machine. What I have to do is to see, at any rate, that I do not lend myself to the wrong which I condemn."

-Henry David Thoreau-
"On the Duty of Civil Disobedience"
Interests filmmaking, nature, philosophy, Travel/Adventure, reading, psychology, photography, Mythology / Folklore, music, movies, history, libraries, internet, humor, gardening, ecology, computers, environment, Books - Author, Anthropology  
Books A People's History of the United States, Superman: Peace on Earth, Voluntary Simplicity, Fight Club, Grapes of Wrath  
Music techno, Rock and Roll, RADIOHEAD, pop, Pink Floyd, oldies, Led Zeppelin, Hip Hop, Classic Rock, alternative  
Movies inherit the wind, the Corporation, Iraq for Sale, Wal-mart: High Cost of Low Prices, Outfoxed, documentaries, Matewan, Grapes of Wrath, Cool Hand Luke, Fight Club, the Matrix, Shawshank Redemption, Forrest Gump  
TV Shows Sliders, LOST, G4, weeds, colbert report, the Daily Show  
Favorite Foods spinach, strawberries, veggies, seafood, pizza, mexican, lasagna, italian, ice cream, chinese, broccoli  
Favorite Places Kansas City, New York City, scotland, San Francisco, nature, hawaii, florida, chicago, beach, california  
Can't Live Without intelligent conversation, infectious laughter, mental stimulation, a sense of direction, critical thinking  
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    Thinking of you this holiday season  
    Jul 15, 2007 10:11 PM

    Jim C. (114)

    new frogs, new friendships
    new hope, new potentials
    "Behold, I make all things new."
    Rejoice in life's possibilities.
    thanks for being a care2 buddy!

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