…ference. Tree huggers, unless congregated in certain geographical locations can take a lot of flak. I think you’re too smart to not believe that personal responsibility is important. Are you throwing out a red herring to your readers?
It’s important, but we can’t allow ourselves to feel guilty if our small actions don’t have an impact. There are massive forces that are beyond our control. While it’s morally right to do our part, we as individuals shouldn’t feel like we are to blame for humanity’s relative lack of progress in undoing the damage.