Links of the Quarter: December 2018

How to Save the World

I smile more, these days, and pay a little more attention to things up close, the sensuous stuff, and I make a bit more eye contact; my way of redecorating my little cell. Na Pali coast, Kaua’i — photo by me, taken two weeks ago.

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Cultural Acedia: When We Can No Longer Care

How to Save the World

A world that offers no stable and enduring home, and no continuous contact with the more-than-human world. It’s going to be a rough ride, and I was hoping it wouldn’t be accelerating as soon or as quickly as it now appears to be. Photo: Luke MacGregor for Bloomberg.

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Collapse Watch

How to Save the World

Since it began, every bit, 100%, of our global industrial culture’s “growth” is attributable to ever-accelerating use of cheap, readily available energy. And they’ll become more and more plentiful as climate change accelerates.

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