In a time when earth has been subject to the triumph of scientism and capitalism, Pope Francis’ climate encyclical is a liberating game-changer.
You may think climate is such a big problem that only governments are big enough to make any difference. But real hope may lie in people and communities.
Buying local is now a global phenomenon, with big profits for global corporations. To make local real again, economies need more democracy.
As we craft the new worldview, we need to put the pragmatic, cost-benefit bottom-line arguments to bed and speak instead of right and wrong, of love and indignation.