Why anger can’t create lasting change

I recently attended, only briefly, a"$15 minimum wage" rally near my home in Portland. About 65 people showed up. They were of various backgrounds and age groups, but most of them represented the working class. What they also shared was an anger towards the status quo and resistance towards what they believe is something that must change "now". … Continue reading Why anger can’t create lasting change

Why societal collapse is no big deal

You must accept that human civilization is over. This is what a small movement gaining adherents wants you to get. It's a good idea. Your death may come shortly after reading this. It could come tomorrow. We know this intellectually. Yet it rarely informs our daily acts. You doubt? How many items have you crossed … Continue reading Why societal collapse is no big deal