The Kenyan environmentalist and women’s rights activist Wangari Maathai's birthday is today. She would have been 72. Rest her spirit in whatever tree or hummingbird it may inhabit.
~Trent Gilliss, senior editor
Ali Farka Toure & Toumani Diabate - Hawa Dolo
from: In the Heart of the Moon (World Circuit/Nonesuch 2005)