Is an Educated Demarchy the Answer?

An educated demarchy, also known as a random democracy, is a form of government in which decision-making is carried out by randomly selected citizens who have received a high level of education. This system is designed to address the issues of corruption and inequality that can arise in other forms of democracy, such as whenContinue reading “Is an Educated Demarchy the Answer?”

Ancient Climate Change May Help Us Navigate The Climate Emergency Today

As humans continue to burn fossil fuels, more and more carbon is added to our atmosphere which leads to further destabilization of our planet’s climate and weather and adds to an ever-rising average global temperature. The effects are not limited to the Earth’s surface, however. Our oceans play an integral role in the survival ofContinue reading “Ancient Climate Change May Help Us Navigate The Climate Emergency Today”

WE THOUGHT WE HAD CENTURIES. WE HAVE 12 YEARS.

WE THOUGHT WE HAD CENTURIES. WE HAVE 12 YEARS. The time to act isn’t today or tomorrow. It was years ago. Today, the world’s climate continues to accelerate as governments cave to public pressure at a trickle, passing piecemeal legislation that only scratches the surface of what needs to be done to mitigate the worst caseContinue reading “WE THOUGHT WE HAD CENTURIES. WE HAVE 12 YEARS.”

2019 IS HOTTER THAN ANY YEAR IN THE PAST 2,000 YEARS, AND SCIENTISTS ARE PANICKING OVER EARTH’S PROGNOSIS

That headline is not clickbait. Scientists are urging legislators and corporations to quit dragging their feet over climate change and call a spade a spade: this is a climate emergency, the biggest existential threat to human life in recorded history. “We are living a global cataclysm.” Reads an open letter signed by 200 scientists and numerous others, published by France’sContinue reading “2019 IS HOTTER THAN ANY YEAR IN THE PAST 2,000 YEARS, AND SCIENTISTS ARE PANICKING OVER EARTH’S PROGNOSIS”

WE THOUGHT WE HAD CENTURIES. WE HAVE 12 YEARS

continues to accelerate as governments cave to public pressure at a trickle, passing piecemeal legislation that only scratches the surface of what needs to be done to mitigate the worst case predictions for the climate emergency. When once we thought we had centuries, we now know there are only 12 years left.