Category: Apocalypse

Riders of the Capitalist Apocalypse

According to Slavoj Žižek, the four riders are: Ecological Crises Consequences of the biogenetic revolution Imbalances within the system itself (problems with intellectual property; forthcoming struggles over raw materials, food and water) Explosive growth of social divisions and exclusions Also in the introduction to…

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Plastic.

Today’s article in the Altered Oceans series is about plastic and how it is killing marine life and smothering the sea – tons and tons of plastic products that make their way into our waterways every day, that animals eat and die from, that…

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Altered Oceans.

I distributed the link to the LA Times series “Altered Oceans” at work today – which has turned into a frightful discussion topic about climate change and where things are heading. For an in-depth analysis of our oceans and the impact of global warming…

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Sunday reading.

(an excerpt from Derrick Jensen’s new book – Endgame – which can be found here. Really – if you haven’t picked it up yet – you should….) CIVILIZATION Civilization originates in conquest abroad and repression at home. Stanley Diamond If I’m going to contemplate…

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mid-day

started off today with a full to-do list and a disciplinary hearing with one of our members – whee ha! way to kick off a week’s worth of holidays. there are currently a whole passel of angry protesters outside our building and apparently getting…

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