When there are enough of us — rebels, malcontents, idealists — then perhaps a great transformation will come upon the world. Until there are, I imagine — we will continue on the path we are on now, which is civilizational co…
Most revolutions are based on food at some point (starve to death or fight the system promising crappy calories). In America, almost everyone knows the choice to fight also means starvation. As long as the Chinese TVs stay on and Cheez Doodles are at the Dollar stores, you will see no significant efforts to expend manual labor on pitchforks and torches. Climate change is now up against people who can’t move, and economists have proof that they shouldn’t move(they can order from Amazon with free delivery).
A canary? Yup. A big fat one in a very small cage(consumerism). Unfortunately, if you let it out, you’ll just have a dead fat canary lying on the floor.