When people don’t get it is speaking out the best form of activism?

There are times when people don't get it. Your colleagues don't get it. Your family doesn't get it. Complete strangers who share the same Earth with you don't get it. Makes you angry, does it? This blog post was inspired by a discussion with Steve from Blog Blogger Bloggest, about my previous post 'Arrogant or hopeful?'. … Continue reading When people don’t get it is speaking out the best form of activism?

Being humane while we intend to do good

How far can our intention to do good go and what form can it take? Our black and white ideologies offer simplification and clarity, but may not always be humane. What steps are we taking to keep our good selves in check? What's our moral compass saying now, and tomorrow, and day after? How fast … Continue reading Being humane while we intend to do good

On anti-humanism in the environmentalist movement

What is anti-humanism? Anti-humanism is as we protect nature, we fail to protect ourselves. I fail to understand, aren't humans a part of nature? Isn't that the reason one of the pillars of sustainability is 'people'? Are we teaching our children to destroy themselves or other humans as they learn to protect nature around them? When blaming each … Continue reading On anti-humanism in the environmentalist movement