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The Golden Gate Barrage - Part III (FINALE)

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March 21, 2063, 2230 Hours, Bay-Delta Coastal Protection Zone, Oakland, California

The night air was cold and blustery. 3,759 more words

The Golden Gate Barrage – Part II

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March 21, 2063, 0730 Hours, Bay-Delta Coastal Protection Zone, Oakland, California

We were minutes away from Fruitvale Station. 1,596 more words

Towards a Better Understanding of "Progress"

This post relates back to a previous one titled Priveledge, Desperation, and Gratitude In the aforementioned essay, I mention that civilians have a preconceived notion that bringing industrial society and the dominant culture to various tribal communities (especially those that are currently uncontacted) is a sort of heroic deed. 747 more words

Rewilding

The Golden Gate Barrage - Part I

March 21, 2063, 0130 Hours, Richmond Medical Center, Bay-Delta Coastal Protection Zone, Richmond, California

Benito gasped for air. His 5-year-old lungs were failing him now. No surprise, of course — he’d breathed highly polluted air nearly every day of his life. 1,542 more words

Quote for the day - January 9

“Our critique of science, technology and the industrial system is a critique of progress. And in the same way it is a critique of the ideologies of science and progress, not least the workerist ideology, in both reformist and revolutionary guise, which is based on taking over, in the name of the proletariat, the bourgeois industrial system and its technology”. 25 more words

Capitalism