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Conversations with Andrew Harvey

Carolyn and Andrew Harvey on How To Respond To Catastrophic Climate Change.

Carolyn and Andrew discuss collapse.

Living Resiliently

Carolyn’s Latest Books

Public Health, Thermodynamics, And The Cat Food Commission, By Dan Bednarz

Poverty

The effects of government-imposed austerity[iv], erroneously claimed to restore fiscal responsibility and restart economic growth, are a reflexive (or cybernetic[v]) reaction to protect the economic interests of wealthy elites at the expense of other citizens.[vi] The funding and operation of the public health system and the array of socioeconomic factors that ultimately ensure a nation’s health[vii] are damaged by austerity . . . → Read More: Public Health, Thermodynamics, And The Cat Food Commission, By Dan Bednarz

Is America Becoming Spiritually Poor? By Michael Meade

Native Woman and Child

Thus, a deeper kind of poverty becomes revealed. Those unwilling to share with others in times of need display a spiritual poverty that overvalues material possessions while conveniently undervaluing the sufferings of those less fortunate. . . . → Read More: Is America Becoming Spiritually Poor? By Michael Meade

Financial Totalitarianism, By Dmitry Orlov

Money-Roll

A particularly annoying question I am often asked and have come to hate is: “How do I invest my money for it to survive financial, political and commercial collapse?” The short answer is: “Nohow. Money will not survive collapse; not yours, not anyone else’s.” But that answer is not acceptable, because accepting it would require a profound loss of faith—faith in money, a profound Götterdämmerung for a civilization based on the worship of money. . . . → Read More: Financial Totalitarianism, By Dmitry Orlov

Recognizing The Language of Tyranny, By Chris Hedges

Civil-Unrest

ORIGINAL POST

Empires communicate in two languages. One language is expressed in imperatives. It is the language of command and force. This militarized language disdains human life and celebrates hypermasculinity. It demands. It makes no attempt to justify the flagrant theft of natural resources and wealth or the use of indiscriminate violence. When families are . . . → Read More: Recognizing The Language of Tyranny, By Chris Hedges

The Shooting Of Congresswoman Giffords, By Mike Ruppert

Gabrielle Giffords

[In spite of how the media spins this tragedy, let’s keep the bigger picture in mind.–CB]

ORIGINAL ARTICLE

January 9, 2011, 10:30 AM PST (Culver City) — The shooting yesterday of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords (D, AZ) which also resulted in the deaths of six people and the wounding of 14 others was more than . . . → Read More: The Shooting Of Congresswoman Giffords, By Mike Ruppert