Posts Tagged ‘collapse of civilization’

Why I don’t like the “game over” language

Posted June 25th, 2013 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on Why I don’t like the “game over” language

“Game over for the planet” is a message of despair. What happens if the game is not over, and the world we are moving into, the hotter more depleted world, is one in which we will need to learn how to live all over again? “… it’s time to unleash our visionary best, and our most unselfish best. It is time to look upon the era coming as one of the biggest transitions in human evolution.” How do we want to approach such a time?

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No, of course not – global warming is not real

Posted March 29th, 2010 in Blog, Featured 8 Comments

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: Except that it is. This story made the news last week: An island disputed by India and Bangladesh for three decades has drowned in rising seas. Problem solved. “What these two countries could not achieve from years of talking, has been resolved by global warming,” said oceanographer Sugata […]

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How agriculture gave rise to the ecological crisis – and a host of other human crises as well

Posted February 13th, 2010 in Blog, Featured 6 Comments

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: …we westerners have lost our ancestral knowledge of how to survive on the Earth.  — Chellis Glendinning The more I delve into the underpinnings of our ecological crisis, the larger, deeper, more profound the picture becomes.  Now I’m reading a book that takes me right back to the […]

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