America's new aristocracy lives in an accountability-free zone | David Sirota | Opinion | The Guardian
Accountability is for the little people, immunity is for the ruling class. If this ethos seems familiar, that is because it has preceded some of the darkest moments in human history
aristocracy  entitlement  Sirota  Guardian  ruling  class  GOP  Trump 
15 days ago
The Anger of Brett Kavanaugh
His anger wasn't the problem; the expression of it was.
Sykes  Kavanaugh  SCOTUS  anger  partisan  partisanship 
17 days ago
New Climate Debate: How to Adapt to the End of the World - Bloomberg
“The discussion I’m inviting is about collective responses to reduce harm,” he says, “rather than how a few people could tough it out to survive longer than others.”
climate  change  deep  adaptation  global  warming  CO2  environment  ecology  catastrophe  dooms  day  collapse  society  civilization 
22 days ago
Richard Powers: ‘It was like a religious conversion. I realised the natural world isn’t ours’ | Books | The Guardian
“Every form of mental despair and terror and incapacity in modern life seems to be related in some way to this complete alienation from everything else alive. We’re deeply, existentially lonely.
Powers  Overstory  trees  forests  ecology 
june 2018
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