“Optimism is a political act. Those who benefit from the status quo are perfectly happy for us to think nothing is going to get any better. In fact, these days, cynicism is obedience.”  ~Alex Steffen, The Bright Green City

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  1. …but what is “better”..? I think that the opposite is true… it is easier to give in to the powers that be than it is to believe in something that is still possible and may yet take place….


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