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The Promise Of Ever Growing Creative Destruction
« on: January 01, 2019, 12:36:47 PM »

Schumaker is another brilliant mind that give our movement solid legs...

January 1, 2019
We Are The People of the Apocalypse. Clinical psychologist John F. Schumaker reveals the dangerous erosion of human personality at the heart of modern consumer culture. Dec 14, 2018
SCHUMAKER: For a culture to avoid self-destruction as it progresses, writes Henry George in his classic 1883 work Social Problems, it must develop ‘a higher conscience, a keener sense of justice, a warmer brotherhood, a wider, loftier, truer public spirit’, while ensuring responsible and visionary leaders who embrace ‘the mental and moral universe’. By stark contrast, modern consumer culture barrels in the opposite direction, breeding an increasingly trivialized and disengaged strain of personhood, devoid of the ‘loftier’ qualities needed to sustain a viable society and healthy life supports.

EARTH CUSTODIANS: Throughout history, we have been walking in circles because lessons are systematically ignored. And they are mainly ignored because people keep thinking in terms of “individualism”, the service to self first, without even realizing how toxic such a behavior really is on a grand scale.

If man was given the dominion over Nature it is precisely to find an escape from Darwinism.