The CCC: Conserving Land and Youth, Again

As remarkable a feat as was the full-scale mobilization for war less than nine years later, the CCC saved the lives of millions of young men and their families. It provides a lesson by which we could once again save the land, water, and people that we treat today as if we are rich enough to squander them en masse…. read more

Renewing the CCC Ethos

In following the ongoing conversation about the need to revive FDR’s Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), which put people to work across the country and revived public landscapes, we ran into this post, on the website of the Los Angeles-based public television… read more