Photo shows responsibility
What a pleasure it was to see in the Taipei Times a photograph of university students along with others promoting environmental awareness (“Common Cause,” Nov. 28, page 3).
The young men and women in the photo represent the future of Taiwan and other nations, and are developing early a sense of responsibility through action.
This is a trait that I have encouraged in my communications classes for more than 20 years and something that I, as a “senior citizen” ready to turn the reins over to the next generations, am eager to see take effect.
Our countries — Taiwan, the US and many others — badly need responsible, dedicated leaders to help move them forward.
Unfortunately, in the past few years — especially here in the US — there has emerged a discouraging negative trend.
My fingers are crossed for the future of our “Common Cause.”
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