Toward Hope in the Anthropocene

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The concept and lived experience of the Anthropecene — a present and future of our planet’s systems modified by human activity — has gone from a dream of civilization to a waking nightmare. The global dangers of ecosystem and biodiversity destruction, climate change and health threats are immediate, personal and will live longer than us. These and other challenges are, frankly, terrifying to our most basic notions of a good life…