Revisiting America’s Best Idea: Meet the Next Interior Secretary

President Trump announced that he would be nominating Montana Congressman Ryan Zinke to be the next Secretary of the Interior. Given the Importance of this position in relation to the National Park’s Service, the editors of the FFB thought it appropriate to include a profile of the Congressman in our Revisiting America’s Best Idea Series. Continue reading Revisiting America’s Best Idea: Meet the Next Interior Secretary

Revisiting America’s Best Idea: Obama’s Park Legacy

It is unlikely that twenty years from now President Obama will be remembered for his National Parks policies. Regardless, his actions have ensured that the principles behind the park service — the idea that our natural and cultural resources should be preserved for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future generations — continue on. Continue reading Revisiting America’s Best Idea: Obama’s Park Legacy

Sunday Travels: Methane in Marrakech

So here we all were, global corporate leaders, diplomats, scientists, activists, and a few people from the best university in the World, discussing how to make the changes we want to see. How to implement these lofty, but achievable, goals as outlined in the Paris agreement broadly, and by each country specifically. Especially in wake of the second largest emitter in the world electing a man who doesn’t believe climate change is real to be President. Continue reading Sunday Travels: Methane in Marrakech