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Posted inCommunity Voices

Community Voices: Fore No More—I’m Cheering Golf’s Steep Decline to Preserve Water, Save the Environment

As a teenager caddying at a restricted country club, I resented the bigotry, but accepted the tips. I learned to play golf myself and eventually got fairly good at it—but now I hate the game. Let me tell you why. The ecological and aesthetic harm caused by most of the world’s 34,000 golf courses—45 percent […]

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