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Find Out More, Session 10: Footprints: Treading Softly on Earth

In "Moral Tales," a Tapestry of Faith program

For more information on Unitarian Universalist efforts to heal the environment, visit the Unitarian Universalist Ministry for Earth online.

Explore the green sanctuary movement, an outgrowth of the Unitarian Universalist Ministry for Earth, and how it is practiced at local congregations such as the Unitarian Church of Evanston (IL).

This session's central story, "Parachuting Cats to the Rescue," is true. However, multiple versions are more, or less, credible. Some sources claim that 40,000 cats were parachuted. In contrast, the log book of Borneo's Royal Air Force was the source for the more plausible number of 20 cats. There is also a book written about this event, Day They Parachuted Cats on Borneo by Charlotte Pomerantz (Addison Wesley Longman, 1971).

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Last updated on Friday, May 25, 2012.

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