Paul R Ehrlich

Failure of the universities: The culture gap is now near lethal
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Universities are failing us

Our educational systems are failing to prepare people for existential environmental threats

“American collapse is 'hypercollapse,' made of bots and ‘fake news’ and hacked elections, not just demagogues and speeches, which are radicalizing people already left ignorant by failing education institutions and civic norms” (1)

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Paul R. Ehrlich: A pandemic, planetary reckoning, and a path forward
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Paul R. Ehrlich: A pandemic, planetary reckoning, and a path forward

In addition to great concern over the COVID-19 pandemic, I'm also disappointed.

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Analysis: Pessimism on the food front

Analysis: Pessimism on the food front

Virtually all trends, biophysical and socioeconomic, suggest that levels of hunger, already high, will only increase as the human population grows and its life-support systems are degraded. Steps that might ameliorate the situation are, unhappily, nowhere in sight.

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The MAHB, the arts, and the humanities.
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The MAHB, the arts, and the humanities.

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Vatican visit.

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