Thoughts on „What If We Stopped Pretending“ by Jonathan Franzen

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

Is Reading Books on Climate Change Enough?

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?