I’ve read two of your articles…found by googling “Are the people of the US waking up to US…
Alii Scott
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Thank you, Alii! In one of my courses we’ve read Slow Violence and the Environmentalism of the Poor. Here, the author, Rob Nixon, calls for the “activist writer” and artist; he argues that we need more voices, not less, and that more people need to be voicing or pushing to voice what is being experienced, this way raising voices and thus consciousness. I think that this is what you’re suggesting, too. I happen to agree with what you’re saying, particularly that point about this not being sustainable. How can it be, right? Destruction doesn’t work, but maybe we’ll all wake up here…

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