Man in the arena

The Man In The Arena

The Man In The Arena One of the greatest Americans of all time, Theodore “Teddy” Roosevelt served as the 26th President of the United States. A conservationist, he founded the National Forest Service in 1905 in order to help sustain healthy forests and grasslands for future generations. In 1910 he gave a speech at the […]

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Walking (Thoreau)

Walking (Thoreau)

Henry David Thoreau was an American in the truest sense. A critic of development which encroached on wilderness, he was a philosophizing naturalist; a surveyor and tax resister; a poet and historian; a transcendentalist – his best-known works include “Walden” and “Civil Disobedience”.   A month after his death, in May of 1862, The Atlantic posthumously […]

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