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8. July 2014

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Contemplating Suicide? Please Read This

If you are contemplating suicide, please re-consider. And then click here for awareness, prevention, and support on the topic of suicide. I’m not advocating for or against suicide. I’m non-judgmental about the issue, although I agree with Archbishop Desmond Tutu that every human has a right to make the decision to end his or her […]

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30. July 2014

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Terror is Never Sacred from Ray Jason and Video Clip from Reese Jones

by Ray Jason at the Sea Gypsy Philospher A  handsome catamaran recently docked near my lovely sailboat.  The captain is Russian and his wife is Turkish.  They have two children, and although they are too young for passports, I suspect that they are from the Kingdom of Joy.  That’s because all day long they spread […]

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28. July 2014

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NTHE Question #1

In discovering the thesis of near-term human extinction last year and talking about it with my wife, she made this statement: “Maybe we deserve it.” That was pretty jaw-dropping to me, but then I thought about it for a while. For example, we watched “The Golden Dream” last night (it was originally titled, “La Jaula […]

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26. July 2014

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Courtesy of the Red, White & Blue and Another Clip from Reese Jones

Off the keyboard, camera and microphone of RE Follow us on Twitter @doomstead666 Friend us on Facebook Published on the Doomstead Diner on July 10, 2014 Discuss this article at the Podcast Table inside the Diner Bonus Podcast: Guy McPherson on Religion, Morality and the Progress Meme A few weeks ago right after I got […]

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23. July 2014

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Bits from Reese Jones and Bud Nye, and an Idea from Daniel Drumright

In the End, What REALLY Matters by Reese Jones This is my new favourite video of Dr. McPherson. But then, all the new videos are my favourite. Each brings with it new clarity and insight. But this one is especially thought-provoking as it can show us how to release fear, uncertainty and dread whilst helping […]

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20. July 2014

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Three Interviews

I was interviewed by Reese Jones, an individual unaffiliated with any company or organization. After following my work for several months, she contacted via email and asked to conduct an extended interview via YouTube. The latest clip, which is her favorite, is embedded below. The interview was conducted 17 July 2014. The full slate of […]

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17. July 2014

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Recent Interviews

I was interviewed 9-10 July 2014 for several hours by Reese Jones. The first 9 clips are embedded below. The entire collection, which will be updated soon with additional clips, can be found at this link. A months-old podcast with RE and Monsta is linked here from the Doomstead Diner. Apparently primary topics are religion […]

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14. July 2014

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What Would it Take?

by Alton C. Thompson It is no secret that our species is in deep trouble.  However, because our major news and opinion media, along with our political (and other) “leaders” have maintained their silence about this fact, few in our society seem to be aware of the trouble that we’re in. Why this silence?  Is […]

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11. July 2014

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The Last of Everything: Reassessing the Meaning of Suicide through the Lens of Our Near-Term Extinction

by Daniel Drumright, a lifelong radical environmentalist who has followed climate science for the last 25 years, and has been a feral “collapse theorist” for the past 13 years Once again, the following has been written for an extremely limited audience. This essay is ONLY for those who have come to accept the probability of […]

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8. July 2014

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The Bludgeon of Hope

by Jo Ann Heydron, who raised three children and taught English at community colleges. These days she writes fiction and blogs at Talking to Strangers: An Introvert Hits the Streets. The Menace of Christian Hope In the Protestant churches I’ve frequented, all falling into the category of “progressive,” hope is a litmus test. You must […]

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