Links of the Quarter: December 2018

How to Save the World

Cartoon by the awesome Michael Leunig. Even those up on climate news are often unaware that economy and ecology are inextricably connected, and the crisis of a collapsed economy can come on much faster and create much more devastation much more quickly than climate events.

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Links of the Quarter: September 2018

How to Save the World

Cartoon by Hugh Macleod from Gaping Void. When It’s Too Late to Stop Fascism: A retelling of the rise of Nazism in Germany is chillingly similar to current events in the US. Cartoon by Hugh Macleod from Gaping Void.

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Links of the Quarter: June 2018

How to Save the World

Neither, he says, does space or anything in space really exist: “The world is made of events, not things”, he explains. photo by Ian Nelson of Hanalei Bay, Kaua’i after the April 2018 floods, which swept away some livestock fences and introduced some species to some novel ecosystems.

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True Story

How to Save the World

Cartoon from poorlydrawnlines. Perhaps because it’s hard to relate to another person’s thoughts and feelings, but easy to follow and visualize and emotionally react to the events of a story. Tell me the true story, about the time when that man.

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Self-Impression

How to Save the World

cartoon by the late, wonderful Charles Barsotti. And as happened with my visit with Tony Parsons in Wales last year, we pondered, as the event drew to a close, why anyone would be compelled (since we have no free will) to come together to discuss such an absurd, hopeless, useless message.

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Links of the Quarter: March 2017

How to Save the World

T he events of the last three months have made it increasingly clear that we’re well into the first wave of global industrial civilization’s collapse. Winning caption, submitted by Audrey Orr, to a recent New Yorker cartoon caption contest; cartoon by Joe Dator.

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