Episode #61 – Is It Time to Admit Ourselves to Climate Hospice?

Bernie Powers, James Hayes, and Mary Treyz
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Episode #61 - Is It Time to Admit Ourselves to Climate Hospice?
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In this episode Bernie Powers suggests that given the complexity of climate concerns, the How to Ruin Dinner individual’s inability to effect meaningful change in the environment, and our status as moral patients, it’s time we enter, climate hospice –  palliative care for the weary environmental activist. Building on a hospice model of care for the terminally ill, Bernie suggests that we need to view ourselves not only as moral agents but also as moral patients hurtling toward the tipping point in the environment.  What are the benefits and drawbacks of viewing ourselves as moral patients in respect to the environment? Listen and find out!

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