The claim that a spike in carbon isotope concentrations led to the explosion of biological diversity in the Cambrian doesn’t hold up, as if it would have helped, anyway.
Today is Juneteenth, celebrating the freedom of American slaves. In recognition of the anniversary, here is our video #4, “Human Zoos.”
The pathogen I mean is a cultural pandemic, the embrace of doctor-prescribed suicide and of administered homicide.
Canada is our closest cultural cousin: We had better be careful, or the same thing could happen here.
The supposedly happiest country, Finland, also has one of the highest suicide rates in the world, higher than ours — and we are in the midst of a suicide crisis.