‘Can’t live with it, can’t — right at this moment — live without it.’
This article by Margaret Atwood illustrates two extreme futures for a humanity reliant on the magical black gold fossil fuel: oil! Some are more reliant on it than others. It is definitely worth a read, and it has some insightful suggestions as to what a less oil-reliant future might look like.
‘homo sapiens sapiens sometimes deserves his double plus for intelligence. Let’s hope we are about to start living in one of those times.’
It’s not climate change, it’s everything change (on Medium.com)
Margaret Atwood on climate change: ‘Time is running out for our fragile, Goldilocks planet’ (the edited version in The Independent)