Shady at best, criminal at worst.
Extreme weather events, melting arctic ice, and species extinction expose the lie that growth can forever be prioritized over planetary boundaries.
“Fundamentally, it is a business model that is flawed —- capitalism is still functioning on the premise of endless resources.”
Also, endless growth and endless waste. None of which are sustainable. Yes, capitalism has improved the quality of life for many people. It has also left many behind — through inequality, oppression, and overwork.
Between inequality, climate change, and resource depletion something needs to change. I doubt America would ever go for socialism, so I am hoping for some kind of compassionate capitalism that blends elements of capitalism, socialism, and social justice. It’s going to take a bold vision and a lot of work — just hope we’re up for it. Time is running out before huge change is forced upon us by nature.
Just as an official impeachment inquiry of President Trump begins, a new study finds 38% of Americans were already stressed out by politics, with 11.5% saying they’re so stressed it’s making them physically ill, even if only a little.
I’ve talked to numerous friends about this subject. Based on the responses, I’d guess those numbers are low. I’m definitely in both categories.
Created an iOS shortcut to take a phone number from the clipboard and look it up on Robokiller. Way more consistent than all the shady phone number sites you find through search.
Crucial listening. Please give up 45 minutes of your life each week to follow this series. We grow as a country when we learn about the lives and history of our most marginalized.
So on point. Ready for this timeline to be done.
🎵 Digging: Immunity by Clairo
Back to coding the next version of Relic Scout! It’s been a few months, but all of that comic book hunting I’ve done over the last few weeks has sparked my interest again. Let’s do this.
First summer trip of the year is in the books: some 1600 miles and 34+ hours in the car, 7 states, 2 time zones, 1 National Park, 1 Ikea, and ZERO kid fights. (Yes, you read the right. All three were amazing.)