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Portland Author: Kids an Important Part of Earth Day
04/20/2012   Reported By: Irwin Gratz

Earth Day is Sunday. The idea originated with a grown-up, but as Portland author Phil Hoose tells us, it wasn't long before children became an important part of Earth Day and the environmental movement.

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Portland author Phil Hoose wrote We Were There Too: Young People in U.S. History. His look at the role children have played in Earth Day and the environmental movement is part of a series of interviews with Hoose about the role kids have played in holidays and other special dates.


 

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