Wednesday, April 6th
Definitions for our starter:
A. Ecoterrorism: "terrorism" with an ecological motive such as attacks against corporations perceived to be harming the natural environment. Examples might be burning a building, blowing up a dam, grafitting, etc...
B. Environmental Ethics: is the discipline in philosophy that studies the moral relationship of human beings to, and also the value and moral status of, the environment and its non-human contents. In other words, an environmental ethic determines what we are obligated to do with regards to the ENVIRONMENT.
1. What do you think are some of the positive and negative impacts of dams?
2. Do you think ecoterrorism is ethical? Can you think of an example where you would be able to justify an act of ecoterrorism?
Honors check your email-- seminar moved to Tuesday, 7th period.
Camping trip planning meeting today at lunch
1. Quick video on fracking to provide more context on the "Bakken Business" reading
3. Discuss the film
4.Time to read "Bakken Business"
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