I was overwhelmed by crippling cynicism and fears that we have been all doomed. Now, regardless of the crises we face, I consider we live in essentially the most thrilling time in human historical past – and one stuffed with alternative to create sustainable abundance for all.
We share a collective pessimism for our future, and it’s no thriller the place it comes from – we’re surrounded by doom and gloom at any time when we watch the information or ask what the longer term is likely to be. Local weather change is already starting to ravish our coastlines and add energy to already damaging storms. Refined disinformation campaigns are manipulating societies to destabilize them to the purpose of collapse and even surrender management to authoritarians. The warfare in Ukraine has created devastating human tragedies. Meals shortages are resulting in battle and division in creating international locations.