Tag Archive | Mother Earth

A Brain Without Heart Is Just An Out Of Tune Organ

I doubt many people will like this. Oh well… Despite the supreme effort of people who declare that we are the most ingenious form of life on Mother Earth, I see plant and animal life, even soil, water and rock, as more integral to life on the planet. And I see humans as parasitic. parasite […]

Nature is being murdered. #auspol

The murder of Mother Earth is also suicide. It would do well for more people to remember this: we do not inherit the earth from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children… By Dr. Glen Barry Miraculous nature is being murdered. Everywhere we look inequitable over-consumption is devastating the natural ecosystems that sustain a […]

HEALING

HEALING I’ve been thinking about health lately and started jotting down my thoughts on it – ideas about the health of individuals as well as the health of society as a whole and the relationship between them. I guess to think about health in this way is somewhat of a holistic way of looking at […]

Living Planet Report 2016

Originally posted on GarryRogers Nature Conservation:
GR:  The Living Planet Index, which measures abundance levels of 14,152 monitored populations of 3,706 vertebrate species, continues to show a downward trend. On average, monitored species declined by 58% between 1970 and 2012.  The report ties the decline to humans and human population growth.  Authors of the report…

Murder In The First

Is Mother Earth terminally ill? Some people think so. Perhaps it isn’t too late to change our ways and avoid the path toward societal suicide that we’ve been on for the past century or so. There are many people who realize the likelihood of a serious environmental disaster in the not so distant future. Unfortunately, […]

Cooperation Or Competition? (Aka Evolve Or Die)

“Only the strong survive.” “It’s a dog eat dog world out there.” “The cream will rise to the top.” Clever. Clever manipulation, that is, when used to promote a predatory economic system that rewards greed and suppresses cooperation. The concept of only the strongest of a species being worthy of survival is pertinent to the animal kingdom […]