The “I don’t care” argument

Isn’t it irritating when you are trying to talk to someone about something, or maybe you have been discussing something with them and then suddenly they throw the “Whatever, I don’t care about….x…. anyways. Where x can be anything from climate change, deforestation, woman rights, homophobia or a whole host of other things. Well I …

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Vegan Concepts

Let me know if you agree or disagree with the following statements. 1. To kill or harm another sentient being unnecessarily is ethically and morally unjustifiable. 2. With rare exception eating animal products is unnecessary for human survival, health or well being. (In fact, the consumption of animal foods is detrimental to human health, the …

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In the dark

The world Often upsets me More than it should? I overreact Don’t know how to act Should accept What is? When the brain Has been washed Of the brain washing When you can think Clearly The world is burning Cities are flooding People are suffering No they aren’t? And if they are So what? Laugh, …

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Why Protesting Matters

A few people I have talked to recently have said that they don’t see any point in protesting or that protesting isn’t actually doing anything. However there a quite a few good reasons to protest and lots of examples where protesting has helped elicit change. Reasons to protest; 1. It brings more attention to a …

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A Condition Of Apathy

Don’t look at that which disturbs you. Don’t think about that which bothers you. Don’t question why things are. Don’t consider alternatives for those who will do it for you. Don’t try to change things. You are too small to understand. Know your place. Standing, poised, Banana peel in hand. Compost? Be green? A moment …

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Unity

To save the earth First we must work together. To work together We must first stop fighting. We fight each other In line for the next deal, For rights not given or taken away, Over who should stand up And take responsibility. Outraged At lines too long, At the struggle Over disease, Famine, War, Those …

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