https://steadystate.org/wp-content/uploads/Bush_fire_at_Captain_Creek_central_Queensland_Australia.-scaled.jpg 1920 2560 Brian Czech /wp-content/uploads/logo.svg Brian Czech2020-02-12 10:58:202020-03-02 09:20:57Existential Dread: We Need to Talk About our Feelings
Existential Dread: We Need to Talk About our Feelings
By James Magnus-Johnston
Just as the smoke disperses from fire-ravaged parts of the world, the specter of ecological breakdown is creeping into humanity’s collective psyche. Whether that manifests as a bit of anxiety or full-on dread of mass extinction, we need to start talking about our feelings. If we don’t, we may avoid rather than confront the reforms needed for the planet to continue supporting life.
As a university instructor in Canada,