I just have a bone to pick with the ones trying to destroy us all.

Recently I got accused of hating and ignoring the contribution of the wealthy to our society, their altruism, and the advances we got as a result of their leadership and capital-driven progress.

Please do not misunderstand my position. I do not hate “the wealthy” because they are wealthy. First, I…

I propose new avatars for Politicians and their CEO owners.

The already inadequate infrastructure+reconciliation bill is being met with a treatment of predatory delay, instigated by that murder of Crows, fossil fuel CEOs, aided and abetted by that mischief of Rats, opportunistic politicians, the prominent specimens of which are Senators Sinema and Manchin.

This would be disgraceful even under the…

The good is oft interred with the bones

Climate leadership in the real world means direct collisions not only with your entrenched beliefs and denials, but also with entrenched financial interests and greed of unimaginable scope and cruelty.

Senator Manchin has 10 Grandkids. Mr. and Mrs. Manchin are, apparently, proud to be grandparents of Joseph V, Sophie, Kelsey…

Even the scientists are looking at scientists for a solution to a predicament where no solution exists that ensures we keep consuming, growing and making a small portion of humanity even wealthier.

EV, solar panels, wind generators are all a part of a package designed to keep production, consumption and debt service going. One day it won't and that day is drawing closer.

https://medium.com/politically-speaking/doomism-is-depressing-8106345f6fda

Thermodynamics is a bastard and the second law is a bitch.

Thank you for your articles. You must be an educator and we need honest and clear-eyed educators in order to design our transition to deep adaptation and possible survival which by no means is guaranteed.

My hope is that we can leave different ideas about what it means to be Human for our descendants besides raising ignorant consumers.

Great article. I only disagree with...wait, I don't disagree with anything in this piece, I just wish I could.

There is no doubt humanity is in for a rough ride. As Mr. Tainter said we are faced with "a persistent and drastic loss of complexity". I hope Prof. Rees is incorrect when he calculated Earth's carrying capacity to be about 2 billion people. I was hoping for 4 billion above the 40th parallel (by 2140.?) Heaven help us because we can't...

Thank you for trying to inform the masses.

https://medium.com/politically-speaking/doomism-is-depressing-8106345f6fda

Alex Ates Haywood

Ex-BMW salesman, ex-Financial Advisor, ex-capitalist, ex-husband, current rebel, always a father.

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