Where you stand on the matter doesn’t matter, Pt. 2

Where you stand on the matter doesn’t matter, Pt. 2

Dec. 30, 2014 by

A Copiosis enthusiast asked the following question on the Copiosis Social Page on Facebook.  It offers an opportunity for us to better understand our innovation, so I’ve pasted my response here, with significant modifications and expansion for clarity, and broken into parts for

Why Guy McPherson is right

Why Guy McPherson is right

Dec. 18, 2014 by

I don’t know Guy.  I’ve never met him.  Nor have I seen any of his talks.  I’m sure they’re downers.  I prefer to focus on positive change, not humanity’s self-inflicted demise. Guy has some cred.   As a Professor Emeritus of Natural Resources and Ecology

What can happen when money is no object

What can happen when money is no object

Dec. 16, 2014 by

If you haven’t heard of Burning Man, you’re living under a rock.  Seriously.  Get out some.  Read more. Burning Man is probably the premier exemplar of what is possible when people come together under what some critics my label a

Snowden acknowledges ineffectiveness of organized opposition

Snowden acknowledges ineffectiveness of organized opposition

Dec. 11, 2014 by

I recently wrote a couple of posts about why organized resistance in the form of demonstrations no longer work.  It seems I have good company, because Edward Snowden agrees.  Here’s what he said in a recent interview in The Nation: Edward Snowden: I believe