“We know that Donald Trump’s dangerous sexism and racism are not an aberration,” says protester outside Republican National Committee headquarters.
Researchers found that wildfires will worsen exponentially until there are no longer enough trees to sustain them.
It’s just another way the system has been rigged – by rich people who buy off politicians to alter tax, bankruptcy, and other laws and regulations to their advantage.
“A forest is much more than what you see,” says ecologist Suzanne Simard.
“A resilient food system starts with a resilient seed system.”
From the “buy local” movement to public banking, we’re well on our way to a more democratic, cooperative, and people-centered economy.
We live in a society where market values spread without limit, in which we are branding and selling ourselves along with everything else, including public office. How do we stop it?
The only way her ideas will make it in real life is if the public is organized and mobilized behind them.
The problem is, ultimately, systemic.
The relationship between state power and the commons will grow more important as advocates of neoliberal policies seek to prevail over resistance.