Eco-evil

First posted Sunday, 12 January 2014 on HealthEarth. Eco-evil I can think of an ethical issue that involves the very possibility of a good life for millions of babies and young people worldwide. It is also an issue that causes misery and death right now to thousands of young people worldwide. This issue is getting … Continue reading Eco-evil

Our Prime Minister/President Hates His/Her Own Children

It seems that most of the current crop of politicians in the world could not give a crap for their own children to flourish. They could not even give a fart for their grandchildren to be secure. Is this lack of care for the future a new human pathological norm? Or is it temporary insanity … Continue reading Our Prime Minister/President Hates His/Her Own Children

Generation Symbiocene, Optimism and Symbiocene Identity

The loss of identity tied to a sense of place was one of the defining characteristics of my concept of solastalgia.[1] The issue of "identity" was even in the sub-title of the first publication devoted to it.¬† In my first publication on this topic I argued that, while solastalgia is a serious psychic condition, it … Continue reading Generation Symbiocene, Optimism and Symbiocene Identity

Soliphilia

"Soliphilia" is the love of the totality of our place relationships, and a willingness to accept the political responsibility for protecting and conserving them at all scales. The concept has its origins in the French solidaire¬†(interdependent) and the Latin solidus¬†(solid or whole), and, the love of one's fellow citizens and neighbors implied by the Greek … Continue reading Soliphilia