Optimism and the Apocalypse

2512086374_5da1610fc9_bWe stumbled upon a very good and thought-provoking article which will appeal to all future-proofers. Just as we are what we eat, maybe we like to think we – the few – are shining examples of our species at its caring, sharing best! In this article Sebastien Carew-Reid says: “we manipulate the truth in order to reduce personal responsibility and validate inaction”. And, yes, he is talking about every one of us. Mind you he does say that, at some point, albeit rather late in the day, we will get wake up smell the coffee: “When hope dies, action begins.” (Beyond Hope – Derrick Jensen)
http://dgrnewsservice.org/…/ali…/optimism-and-the-apocalypse

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One thought on “Optimism and the Apocalypse

  1. Thanks for sharing this insightful essay!
    Worth pointing out that at the end it the author hints at the way to go.

    Surely a good enough excuse for futureproofwexford to meet and chat about it? 😉

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