Mother Pelican – June 2021

Another great range of insights gathered for GLOBAL DEGROWTH DAY June 5
Glad of any response to particular contributions as they support or challenge our UK initiatives.
———- Forwarded message ———
From: Luis Gutierrez <>
Date: Tue, 1 Jun 2021 at 10:30
Subject: Mother Pelican ~ June 2021
To: solidarity-sustainability group <>
Global Degrowth Day – Good Life for All – Degrowth Editorial Team
Confusion as a State of Grace: Climate and Kinship in 2021
Installment 2 ~ Greenwashing: The Lure of Eco-Capitalism
– Cara Judea Alhadeff

Our Last Resource is Selfless Love – Barbara Williams
2021 Earth Day Appeal to Scientists, Economists, and Politicians – Steve Salmony
Excerpt from Bright Green Lies ~ How the Environmental Movement Lost Its Way and What We Can Do About it Derrick Jensen, Lierre Keith, Max Wilber
Bright Green Lies ~ A Review of the Film and its ‘Deep Green’ Message Paul Mobbs
Toward Economic, Ecological, and Human Interdependence Carmine Gorga
Educating for the Future We Want Stephen Sterling
Life After Fossil Fuels: A Reality Check on Alternative Energy – Alice J. Friedemann
How the World’s Energy Problem Has Been Hidden – Gail Tverberg
The American Dream ~ Legacy of Fantasy – Keiff Zeff
The Transformative Potential of a Universal Basic Income – Tim Dunlop
How America Went From Mom-and-Pop Capitalism to Techno-Feudalism – Ellen Brown
Finally They Admit Renewables Are Terrible For The Environment – Michael Shellenberger
The Most Colossal Planning Failure in Human History – Richard Heinberg
The Anti-Colonial Politics of Degrowth – Jason Hickel
From the Tragedy of the Commons to Having Skin in the Game – Mathis Wackernagel
The Price of Self-Delusion – Tim Morgan
Demateralizing the Economy Isn’t Happening – Kurt Cobb
Clean Energy Minerals Shortage: Who Knew It Could Happen? – Kurt Cobb
If It’s Profitable, Is It Really Sustainable? – Gunnar Rundgren
Why Worry About Collapse? – Tom Murphy
Why Climate Science Is Like the Rest of Science – Lawrence M. Krauss
Ruminations on Frugality, Fraternity, and Patriarchal Religiosity – Luis Gutierrez

The mission of this journal is to foster integral human development and an integral ecology. Human development in harmony with nature is the existential challenge of our time.You are invited to submit comments, suggestions, and articles for publication. Deadline is the 15th of the month to be considered for the following month.

Sincerely, Luis
Luis T. Gutiérrez
Mother Pelican Journal


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