Archive for February 2019

The disintegration of global capitalism could unleash WW 3.

The “disintegration” of global capitalism could unleash world war 3, warns top EU economist. Seeing the systemic roots of this risk can help us avert catastrophe and build resilience Feb 21 By Nafeez Ahmed (read in Medium) (read in Insurge Intelligence) Published by INSURGE INTELLIGENCE, a crowdfunded investigative journalism project for people and planet. Please…

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Shades of Climate Change Denial – Helena Dearnell

(reprinted from Medium) Shades of Climate Change Denial Helena Dearnell Denial is defined as a refusal to accept reality, especially when it is unpleasant to contemplate or not convenient to our desires and goals. We live in a highly efficient and technologically advanced culture in which our daily life reassures us about the inevitability of…

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A Care Package for Climate Grief – Mary Annaïse Heglar

Feel Something, Learn Something, Do Something: A Care Package for Climate Grief Mary Annaïse Heglar Oct 22, 2018 About two weeks ago, I wrote about my personal journey through climate grief and mourning. The response to that piece, including its subsequent publication in Vox, has been overwhelming to say the very least. Humbling in all…

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Thanatos and Eros in the 21st Century – Umair Haque

Umair Haque. Medium. February 2019 Thanatos and Eros in the 21st Century (We’re freaked out because) the things we treasure most are dying. So what can we do about it? __________________________ I wrote the other day about how there’s an epidemic of bad vibes sweeping across the globe. Everyone I know feels strangely shaky, anxious,…

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