Take all that you have and be poor. Berry gets the last word, below. Maybe a few small moves by Obama in the end of his administration, thanks in part to his Alaska trip, maybe, where he could see the huge changes there. I follow this guy in periodicals and on Twitter.
Making a Life on a Tough Planetthough I had read excerpts of this book along the way. This will continue to be useful.
Be joyful though you have considered all the facts. Want more of everything ready-made. Do I think Big Biz or Government will change in any fundamental way? Swear allegiance to what is nighest your thoughts. That would be bad news for the planet.
We now have what he calls Eaarth, a new and leaner and hotter planet, one we have to learn to live on. Say that the leaves are harvested when they have rotted into the mold. Lie easy in the shade. Today literally today the Paris Accord signed by the EU is a tiny step forward as we also see Haiti again thrashed by another mph hurricane.
Give your approval to all you cannot understand. No one wants to talk about this dying elephant in the room. Vermont is one state McKibben uses as an example. In the second half McKibben gives examples of what remains to be done to survive, since thriving in any sense we might have imagined it in watching the Jetsons is already gone.
Will this satisfy a woman satisfied to bear a child?
Will this disturb the sleep of a woman near to giving birth? Be like the fox who makes more tracks than necessary, some in the wrong direction. Trump, who with Rush and Fox News are hung on to as the scientific hope of the day for the Right.
So we must act locally. Let us all stop watering lawns and grow veggies. Hope to live in that free republic for which it stands. Maybe reading Solnit will help. When they want you to buy something they will call you.
And in the US Presidential race? Invest in the millennium. As soon as the generals and the politicos can predict the motions of your mind, lose it. Trump just made a joke of himself trashing the Paris Accord as Bad for Business, of course.
So as usual, insanity prevails. Go with your love to the fields. Love someone who does not deserve it. Not even your future will be a mystery any more. So is the Paris Accord too little, too late?
Let mad farmer Wendell Berry have the last word: Be afraid to know your neighbors and to die. That we still have these good tendencies is hopeful.
Denounce the government and embrace the flag. Your mind will be punched in a card and shut away in a little drawer. Expect the end of the world. And you will have a window in your head.
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