Tag Archive: generations

Mar 25

Asking Questions

We must be careful about asking old modernism questions of the new era. The answers do not compute. This includes things like “why isn’t there a static finite answer to questions about what makes us thrive?” or “why aren’t women successful in traditional male fields **using masculine terms of success**?”

Why can’t we answer with …

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Jul 23

Why the optimism?

In the face of all the catastrophe thinking and story-telling, why the optimism of thrivability?

photo credit: h.koppdelaney

This optimism is not blind idealism or the search for some dreamy utopia. A thrivable world will exist (and has existed) in a strange balance and tension where there is more health and generativity than illness and …

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