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FREE Public Book Talk : Thinking Ahead in a Reckless Age, A Look Through the Optimist's Telescope
Manship Artist + Author Bina Venkataraman in conversation with WBUR OpenSource host Christopher Lydon.
We cannot predict today how any decision, big or small, might trigger a chain of events with extraordinary effects on humanity’s future. Unwieldy consequences cannot possibly be taken into account in decisions we make today— but that does not mean we should ignore the future consequences of all decisions. Some, like an asteroid destroying Earth, are highly unlikely in the foreseeable future, while others—like rising seas—are near certainties.
So writes Venkataraman, a writer and thoughtView more
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37 Main Street, Rockport, MA 01966