Turning our back on people we once embraced

Stories like this….

…once mattered to our Society:

Sadly, National Geographic has moved on:

Chris Johns & Terry Adamson celebrate NGM's new publishing partnership in the People's Republic of China. (2007)

But even John Fahey knows
there’s something wrong with the Green picture
he’s been trying to render at NGS —
the picture that helped us get into China in the first place.

From a recent interview with the Wall Street Journal:

Exactly right.
National Geographic, at its best,
is not about air or water or cheetahs.
It’s about people.

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Dear John:
Didn’t you used to be a U2 fan?

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