9 January 2023
As the American cultural anthropologist, Margaret Mead once said: “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.”
The era in which people could comfortably expect their political representatives to do their job should be reinvented. Western society is laying the foundations to reinvent itself and develop a plan to respond to multiple crises. Lester Brown, environmental thinker and founder of the Worldwatch Institute, states that humans are in a race between political and natural tipping points. If we know that Plan A leads to disaster, a Plan B is one in which we cease to live business as usual.