Jun 17, 2021 • 19M

Is the unsustainable too big to fail?

How civic sabotage and continuity propaganda break climate action

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Alex Steffen
New thinking for a fast-changing planet.
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Hey friends—

A quick riff here exploring how predatory delay works in our politics and public debate. It has a U.S. focus, but of course similar dynamics are at work everywhere, to varying degrees.

In this fossily frolic, we explore:

  1. How civic sabotage produces not only immediate-term delays but also more confidenc…

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