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Karen F.

"Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance. ~Will Durant"

Winston Salem, NC, USA
Speaks: English/American
Joined Apr 2, 2005
What I Want to Do: Help people educate themselves

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"The structure of world peace cannot be the work of one man or one party or one nation. It must be a peace which rests on the cooperative effort of the whole world" ~FDR
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Groups Dave Matthews Band, Inc., Defenders of Wildlife, Greenpeace, HSUS-The Humane Society of the United States, Human Rights Network,, Jane Goodall Institute: Race for the Primates, Just Foreign Policy, NPR - National Public Radio, National Audubon Society, North Carolina Conservation Network, Oceana, PETA - People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, The Nature Conservancy (TNC) more »
Birthday Feb 16  
Languages English/American  
About Me -Music is my therapy
-Quotes are my philosophy
-Books feed my soul
-The wonders of the world are my religion
-My family and friends ground me and give me hope
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Pets Cats  
Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic
Political Leaning Moderate
Religions humanist, agnostic  
Eating Habits lots of water, Keep it Healthy, Chocolate - Lots of it, Vegetables and Fruit, Coffee - Now!  
Wild Fact About Me I have climbed Mt. Katahdin and loved every minute of it!
My Philosophy Every day above ground is a good day.
What Gives Me Hope VOLUNTEERS!
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by Limit sprawl/develop urban areas, get more funding for education/literacy programs and create clean & efficient mass transit.
What/who changed my life and why I don't think one single thing has or will ever change my life-all my life experiences shape who I am.
What Bugs Me advertising, sprawl, hypocrisy, "fair and balanced" media, suv's aka selfish use vehicles, the idiots who speed down my street, celebrities, drunk drivers, conspicuous consumption, abusive people  
Passions education for everyone, pottery, farmers markets, baking, laughter, books and more books, animals, anthropology, urban gardening, activism, music, cultures, art  
Inspirations my family, my best friend, sunrise, good people  
What Scares Me xenophobia, racism and hate, religious extremism, nuclear proliferation, intolerance, warmongers, cruel people, ignorance and willful stupidity, villains, fiends and CEO's  
Role Models my amazing friends, my mother, my family, Martin Luther King Jr., Jane Goodall  
Quotation "During times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act" ~George Orwell

"We have a choice to use the gift of our lives to make the world a better place" ~Jane Goodall

"Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities" ~Voltaire
Interests archives and antiques, museums/historic sites, photography, gardening, anthropology, books/reading, pets and wildlife, travel, Vegetarian / Vegan, Recycling, Nutrition, National Parks, Mythology / Folklore, Music, Libraries  
Books Nine Hills to Nambonkaha, A Man without a Country, Persuasion, Little Women, The Secret Life of Bees, Insomnia by Stephen King, The Moonstone, On the Road, The Hitchhikers Guide To The Galaxy  
Music Imagine Dragons, Foo Fighters, Tori Amos, Sarah McLachlan, Suzanne Vega, The Pretenders, Edie Brickell, DMB, Dido  
Movies Martian Child, Cider House Rules, Breakfast at Tiffany's, Born Yesterday, Love Actually, Hope Floats, Starman, The Constant Gardener, I Love You To Death, The Abyss, A Fish Called Wanda, The Pink Panther 1963, Dutch  
TV Shows Downton Abbey, Sherlock, American Horror Story, Haven, Castle, Bones, HGTV, History Detectives  
Favorite Foods vegetarian  
Favorite Places  
Can't Live Without hugs, conversations, a good book, COFFEE, Music, sunshine, sleep  
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