John de Graaf’s documentary The Politics of Beauty captures Stewart Udall’s enduring legacy of environmental justice. Udall served as the Secretary of the Interior during the Kennedy and Johnson Administrations. Many of the environmental protection laws that are in place today are the result of his hard work. He was able to bring together people from all political factions and all walks of life to implement the common good. He left behind a legacy of politics centered on beauty and a deep, abiding appreciation of nature and stewardship. Stewart Udall embodies what it means to be a true public servant. Let us follow his good example!
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