Monthly Archives: February 2010

After a Decade of Shock and Awe

It’s common to recap events in decades. We often even adopt decade identities – the rebellious sixties, the greedy eighties, etc. Might we call the first decade of the 21st century the “shock and awe” decade? The decade is mostly … Continue reading

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Can Disaster Point Us Towards Sustainability ?

Sustainability requires changes in how we think about the larger world. We all suffer from some attention deficit; not surprising after we’re inundated by information-overload about one event which miraculously disappears as another fills the airwaves. Remember Haiti, where an … Continue reading

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