Preparing for the end of the world as we know it

For many Indigenous people, the collapse of our current system is not necessarily bad news.

 
The Gesturing Towards Decolonial Futures Collective
24 August 2020

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Topics:

Swimming against the tide of denial

The end of the world as we know it (or knew it)

Living and dying well – being taught by Indigenous modes of existence

Cacophony and kerfuffle – sitting with Western modes of existence

climate debate positions

Towards growing up and showing up differently

escape vs compost


Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay {tab On hope and agency.}

On hope and agency

Hope is when you are hoping for something.
Agency is when you are in a position to influence whether or not it happens.

Hope can reinforce agency, assuming you have some to start with.