11. Disrespecting Mother Earth
Industrialization continues to leave an ecological footprint which affects the whole planet.
The effects of the pollution created by our economic activities is illustrated in this heartbreaking photograph, taken days after an oil spill.
This traumatized bird is unable to clean her feathers so that she can fly, and runs the risk of ingesting toxic substances.
Shots like this should make us pause to consider the future of our planet if we continue to make money at the expense of the environment.