Putting Man's Thumb on the Scale
Some still cannot accept that Earth has entered a new geological epoch, the first one shaped by a single species, man. However the argument against the existence of the Anthropocene grows weaker by the day.
A report released today reveals how humankind dominates the Earth - its air, its seas, its land.
Now, will someone remind me why we should remain silent to the ongoing overpopulation of this planet, Spaceship Earth, our one and only and oh so very finite biosphere? And, if you can, do remind me why our leaders, with their neoliberal dunce hats, still pursue perpetual, exponential growth in production and consumption.