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Processing the Distress of the Present Moment

For many of us, if not the vast majority of us, experiencing exponential change with a mind wired for linear processing can be exceptionally disorienting. “Is this the ‘new normal’?” people often ask after yet another mass shooting, act of police … Continue reading

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Embracing Abrupt Climate Change with a Humanitarian Spirit

When Jennifer Hynes published her video series, the Arctic Methane Monster’s Rapid Rise, she originally didn’t anticipate that her detailed overview of abrupt climate change feedback loops would go viral. However, with her elegant, detailed, and precinct depiction of issues … Continue reading

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Abrupt Climate Change Is About to Transform the Entire Global Humanitarian Community

“My message to the Disaster Management and Humanitarian Assistance Community is that we are not in a steady state right now.” This is the perspective of Paul Beckwith, a Part-time Professor of Climatology at the University of Ottawa in Ontario, … Continue reading

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