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'We're doomed': Mayer Hillman on the climate reality no one else will dare mention

The 86-year-old social scientist says accepting the impending end of most life on Earth might be the very thing needed to help us prolong it

Don't miss the Fair Ecosystem Hackathon from May 31st to June 9th in Switzerland. We'll agree on a common roadmap for the next 2-3 years across many fair economy projects.

"Just as is it is no use pouring any amount of liquid into a container without a bottom to catch and hold it, so it does not matter how much time we are given if there is nowhere for it to settle; it escapes through the cracks and holes of the mind." (Seneca)

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When you hear 'Carbon Neutral' instead think 'Continuation Of Devastation'

When you hear 'Green New Deal' instead think 'Business As Usual'

These goals, like that of Universal Basic Income, are goals pushed by business leaders to ensure that they can continue to exploit people and the planet.

The domination of nature by human stems directly from the domination of human by human. The solution is not more capitalism and the solution is not a socialist state. The solution is the complete reorganization of society from the bottom-up.

No amount of rebellion will stop extinction if it's just asking nicely for reforms from the top-down. Reform cannot come from the same mechanisms that necessitate reform.

A rebellion against extinction isn't enough, we need a revolution against extinction.

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"Do not go gentle into that good night,
Old age should burn and rave at close of day;
Rage, rage against the dying of the light." Dylan Thomas


is a forecasting procedure implemented in R and Python. It is fast and provides completely automated that can be tuned by hand by scientists and analysts.

"It is not merely stunned, it has ceased to be, expired and gone to meet its maker.

"It is a parrot no more. It has run down the curtain and joined the choir invisible. This is a late parrot. And now for something completely different."

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