Please stop releasing balloons

*Warning: the following article contains sensitive pictures that may upset some readers.*  Katie Cline, Editor-in-Chief Every year, hundreds of well-meaning groups and organizations across the nation use balloon releases to honor lost loved ones, celebrate survivors and announce funds that have been raised. But sometimes these “well-meaning” gestures overshadow the bigger issue: balloons are bad for the environment, and our “celebrations” often damage an already … Continue reading Please stop releasing balloons