Dear Friends, I know you are not hearing from us via this blog in a regular way these days, and that’s because we feel the need of something new. A blog is a great way to get a message out, but it doesn’t give way to community-building. Over the past several years, we have focused […]
We have got to get these things connected! Wealth concentration, injustice, and ecosystem breakdown come from the very same source
We surrendered justice and the common good to the the concentration of wealth in the hands of fewer and fewer elites who don’t really give a damn about the planet or the people and other living and non-living beings who dwell here.
What to do… Well, read on…
The Flint water crisis is one dramatic sign of “the great unraveling” underway in this society. So is the fractured, incoherent political culture in which intolerance, rage, and scapegoating are currently out of control. But the underlying cause of it all lies in a corporate profit-driven economic system that is leaving people behind, tearing up ecosystems, and driving our living communities to the brink of disaster. That is the driver of the crisis, and the one that needs to be overturned if we are to pull ourselves back from that brink.
This is where we have been. Some thoughts on our revised directions and mission.