Skip to main content

View Diary: The 'Hoax' (139 comments)

Comment Preferences

  •  blame must be laid, though (1+ / 0-)
    Recommended by:
    orlbucfan

    because in the hopeful world you describe, we have moved forward and created a better place.

    If the accepted story of the Dark Times of the twenty first century is the Jesus punished us for being too nice to brown people, or there was too much buttsecks, that future will never develop.
    More to the point,  a clear examination of both the specific behaviors that are creating this crisis and the larger paradigm of extraction and exploitation that underpin our interactions must be performed to prevent our natural tendencies from rebooting the whole cancerous thing in another hundred years.

    Last full month in which the average daily temperature did not exceed twentieth-century norms: 2/1985 - Harper's Index, 2/2013

    by kamarvt on Mon Apr 15, 2013 at 05:27:02 AM PDT

    [ Parent ]

    •  All you say is true... (0+ / 0-)

      but how long will that take?

      "Growth for the sake of growth is the ideology of the cancer cell." ~ Edward Abbey

      by SaraBeth on Mon Apr 15, 2013 at 08:00:12 AM PDT

      [ Parent ]

      •  all of history, concurrent w/ action (0+ / 0-)

        i'm not proposing an either/or.
        i am pointing to the recent trend of always "looking forward" after preventable catastrophes and warning against the logical outcome; a repeat.

        Last full month in which the average daily temperature did not exceed twentieth-century norms: 2/1985 - Harper's Index, 2/2013

        by kamarvt on Mon Apr 15, 2013 at 10:58:31 AM PDT

        [ Parent ]

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

Click here for the mobile view of the site