Links of the Quarter: June 2019

How to Save the World

cartoon by the great Australian cartoonist Costa A ; thanks to Ben Pennings for the link. cartoon by Keith J. image of the Maldives by David Mark from Pixabay , CC0; the islands will likely be completely submerged due to sea level rise from glacial melt by mid-century.

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Links of the Quarter: September 29, 2015

How to Save the World

Even if the essential infrastructure of civilization survives (which is unlikely in the face of the utter economic collapse that such massive forced migration will bring about), that infrastructure will simply be abandoned, since it will be of no use to post-collapse nomadic humans.

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Links of the Month: Sunday, June 8, 2014

How to Save the World

That’s why I’d argue that in the rich part of the world there has been a huge amount of self-righteous finger-pointing that is not only delusional but may well be detrimental to how we deal with the collective challenges ahead. cartoon by jim benton.

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The Cognitive Dissonance of the New Yorker and the NYT

How to Save the World

cartoon by David Sipress from (of course) the New Yorker. I read articles and books that promise new knowledge, insight, ideas or perspectives on the huge energy, economic and ecological challenges facing us now, as our civilization accelerates into collapse.

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The AppGap » Connecting … Virtual Teams: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

I do think that while people can establish cordial relationships virtually, that they miss not only the serendipity of water cooler, coffee pot, or hallway encounters, they don’t get to see how people decorate their cubicles: photos, awards, name tags, posters, cartoons, books on the bookshelf.

Theo’s History of the 19th Century

How to Save the World

Parts of the Anishinabe story mural telling the story of the Anishinabe Nation, the migration of the Mississaugas to the Credit River, and the prophecies for the future, at an elementary school in Hagersville, Ontario.

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