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The Coming Cultural Shift

Hey all -- Below is a link to a fine piece (IMO) from alt-market.com -- it discusses 7 things that indicate a culture in decline or the throes of painful change.   The US shows signs of all seven.  The OWS movement is I believe a reaction to these ...

Forum topic - SagerXX - Oct 24 2011 - 6:17pm - 48 comments

Convincing Family and Friends - Fear of Change - An Email Thread

I have attached an email thread between me, one of my best friends, and my girl friend.  It gives insight into the challenges associated with breaking through the bias and fears that prevent humans from considering that the circumstances around their ...

Forum topic - msnrochny - Oct 18 2011 - 3:15pm - 22 comments

Observations on apocalypse

I have just discovered this new website, and frankly everyone should read its contents...... Mike Observations on apocalypse   August 18th, 2009 Today I’m engaging in a long and occasionally heated ...

Forum topic - Damnthematrix - Aug 18 2009 - 9:38pm - 5 comments

Change in username

I wanted to let you all know that I just changed my username back to "switters" from my real name.   Some of you know that I work in the medical field.  To make a long story short, I recently became the latest target of a mentally unstable ...

Forum topic - switters - Jul 23 2009 - 5:40pm - 9 comments

Why personal change does not equal political change

http://www.orionmagazine.org/index.php/articles/article/4801 Forget Shorter Showers Why personal change does not equal political change Published in the July/August 2009 issue of Orion magazine by Derrick Jensen WOULD ...

Forum topic - Damnthematrix - Jul 23 2009 - 12:59am - 3 comments

Healing or Stealing?

I just received this by email.  Paul Hawken is one of my favorite Earthlings, and I thought I'd share this speech with my American friends... Mike Healing or Stealing? The Commencement Address by Paul ...

Forum topic - Damnthematrix - Jun 8 2009 - 9:08pm - 2 comments

What is your POSITIVE vision for the future?

"In every challenge lies the seed of opportunity." Most of us who've been around this site for a while are well aware of the reasons to be concerned about our future.  Peak oil, climate change, resource depletion and economic ...

Forum topic - switters - Apr 29 2009 - 10:53am - 34 comments

The last five years already completely unlike the previous 20 years!

The tag line to CM's "Crash Course" is "The Next Twenty Years Are Going To Be Completely Unlike The Last", and no doubt he is right. Watch this video and you'll see that the last 5 years were already unlike the ...

Forum topic - GR8TFUL - Apr 14 2009 - 5:24pm - 2 comments

The End of the World as Advertised

President's Day   A creepy feeling ushers in President's Day this year as the suspicion grows that nobody in charge of anything knows what what to do next. The usual yin-yang consensus has solidified in congress along ...

Forum topic - Damnthematrix - Feb 17 2009 - 5:16am - 76 comments

Tales from the Crypt - personal anecdotes on the economic big sleep

This thread is intended to provide a starting point for some of our personal observations of how this crisis is playing out in the lives of real people.  The hope is we may glean a new fact, make a connection, or at least release some stress by ...

Forum topic - Downrange - Feb 7 2009 - 9:29am - 13 comments

Hot off the projector - new AGW data

Hot off the projector #3: Atmospheric CO 2 to 800 kyr ago Just a few minutes ago Chappellaz et al presented the deepest dregs of greenhouse gas concentration data from the EPICA ice core in Antarctica, extending the data back to ...

Forum topic - Damnthematrix - Dec 27 2008 - 7:42am - 21 comments