Starhawk: "Meltdown Strategies: Financial Disaster and Climate Change"

posted Oct 13, 2008, 10:00 AM by Stephanie Wakefield   [ updated Oct 17, 2008, 4:45 PM by f tcm ]

Meltdown Strategies: Financial Disaster and Climate Change
by Starhawk.

While the financial markets have been melting down around us, another sort of meltdown has been occurring, one even more frightening and dangerous. Climate change has been progressing, more quickly than anticipated, fueled even more rapidly by methane bubbles released from a warming Arctic sea, in just one of the self-reinforcing cycles that will trigger unstoppable cascades of devastation unless we act now.