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21st Century and Its Discontents, Part 13: A Re-Visioning of “Civilization” in Light of Impending Apocalypse … Prometheus Made us “Civilized” … And Doomed

Kaleidoscope of Postmodern Life, Part Thirteen: On Defiance, Alienation from Nature, “Civilization,” Apocalypse, Marxism, OWS, and Ayn Rand Will “Progress of Man” Be Humanity’s Epitaph? All of the “achievements” of “civilization,” these increases of control over Nature, are traditionally seen … Continue reading

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people attending to political action but ignoring the environmental catastrophes rising up around us

“When morality reaches the public realm, it is called politics.” I don’t know where other people think the sphere of politics is! I was reading two quotes relative to this today. One was Marilyn French in “Beyond Power: Of Women, … Continue reading

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