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Owl & Ibis Slideshows Now Available


Unpacking The Dark Mountain Project

At the February 13, 2018 Owl & Ibis meeting the various premises and arguments of the Dark Mountain Project were presented and discussed. The full PowerPoint slide presentation is available here: DMP O&I Slide Show. Or, for faster, easier downloading here's the slide show in nine parts:

Part IPart IIPart IIIPart IVPart VPart VIPart VIIPart VIIIPart IX

It was agreed that to better determine if the DMP premises are true and decide if its arguments are acceptable, more information was needed on current and projected future global conditions in these areas:
Economics Environmentalism The Humanities Politics The Natural Sciences and Technology The Social Sciences
Attendees chose Environmentalism, the Humanities, and the Social Sciences as the first areas to study, present to the group, and discuss. Economics, Politics and the Natural Sciences and Technology will be addressed after these.
If, as DMP insists, the narrative of human above-all-other-life predominance, and the…