Ivanka Trump quoted Jane Goodall, who responded with a plea: ‘Stand with us’

Exposing the Big Game

  https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2017/05/03/ivanka-trump-quoted-jane-goodall-who-responded-with-a-plea-stand-with-us/?utm_term=.2c6c5ce82b8f
May 3 at 5:36 AM

In Ivanka Trump’s new book, “Women Who Work,” released Tuesday, the president’s daughter includes a quote from Jane Goodall, the renowned chimp researcher and crusader for conservation.

“What you do makes a difference,” the quote reads, “and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.”

It was one of several quotes in Trump’s book attributed to people who have criticized President Trump or voiced support for presidential nominee Hillary Clinton. The reference to Goodall, 83, was also particularly timely, considering the book dropped less than a week after scores marched in Washington to push for action on climate change, a movement Goodall has ardently supported.

So, as the conservationist has done before, Goodall took the opportunity to make a statement. And give the…

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