Even at the End of the World, There’s Still a Duty of Hope

We need to fix what we can and set fire to the rest — without a revolution.

What if we were to look right in the eye of the scary truth that even if most of us survive 2018, human civilization as we know it is about to squeeze through a decisive couple of decades and may not make it?

What if we looked our potential extinction right in the face and stopped jokily saying, “I hope I perish in the first wave,” and instead said, “This could really happen. This…