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18. July 2015

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Normalcy Bias: The Uniquely Human Tendency to Believe that “Things Can’t Be That Bad”

by Mark Thoma A year-and-a-half ago my brother gave me a copy of Guy McPherson’s book Going Dark. The book touched on many issues that had troubled me for some time and that I care passionately about. As a former TV news anchor/reporter and radio talk show host I figured the topic of “Near Term […]

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16. July 2015

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Edge of Extinction: Last Automated Tweet

The cover article in today’s issue of the Eugene Weekly describes my visit to the city in Oregon last month. At the time, I was nearing the end of my Cascadian speaking tour. Unlike the critics of my work, I was not interviewed for the story. Read the article here. ______ I’ve created a survey […]

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14. July 2015

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If We Have No Future, Why Grieve?

by Carolyn Baker Edward Abbey famously said, “Action is the antidote to despair.” Clearly, if we find ourselves engulfed in despair, anger, fear, or any other painful emotion, one way to move through it is to “minimize” it on the screen of our emotional operating system and take action on behalf of whatever cause is […]

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12. July 2015

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Edge of Extinction: That’s Your Projection

I’ll be interviewed on the Gary Null Show at 12:35 p.m. Eastern tomorrow (Monday, 13 July 2015). Catch it live at PRN.fm. ______ Looking for San Francisco Bay Area folks to raise $$$$ to bring Guy to San Francisco. Please contact amyvegan@gmail.com if you are willing to donate towards Guy’s travel here. Also seeking vegan […]

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10. July 2015

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Degrees of Cluelessness

by Alton C. Thompson While “surfing” the internet two weeks ago (June 27, 2015) I came across an article—a review article, specifically—that I found of considerable interest.  The article—“Crossing the River of Fire:  The Liberal Attack on Naomi Klein and This Changes Everything”—appeared in the February 2015 issue of the Monthly Review:  An Independent Socialist […]

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8. July 2015

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Edge of Extinction: War is the Answer

I’m quoted briefly in a long, excellent article published today in Esquire. Read it here. ______ Looking for San Francisco Bay Area folks to raise $$$$ to bring Guy to San Francisco. Please contact amyvegan@gmail.com if you are willing to donate towards Guy’s travel here. Also seeking vegan folks to brainstorm the creation of 100% […]

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6. July 2015

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Presentation in Eugene, Oregon

The video embedded below was shot on 24 June 2015 in Eugene, Oregon. Thanks to Ivey Cone for shooting, editing, and uploading the video file. Thanks, too, to the enormous number of contributors to my Cascadian tour, headed by the stunningly competent organizer Robyn Wagoner. I was interviewed by Dahr Jamail for Truth-out while on […]

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