What if it were already too late to avoid the climate collapse? What if we stopped pretending that curbing global warming to 1.5° or 2° was still within reach? What would that do to our motivation to further cut down emissions? Jonathan Franzen's essay challenged me last month. Luckily, I had a community of people … Weiterlesen Thoughts on „What If We Stopped Pretending“ by Jonathan Franzen
Lately, I found myself pondering the state of 'my' climate activism, as it has been effectively reduced to attending zoom meetings of a local activist group, doomscrolling through the news cycle and social media feeds - and reading books on climate change. Does that still count, and even more important: (how) does it help advance … Weiterlesen Is Reading Books on Climate Change Enough?
Welcome to my climate reading journal. In this space I share my thoughts on climate change in literature, activism, and my personal journey as a climate-conscious reader.