2043. Reification of knowledge is general practice.(quote)

I like this. From Hickman https://socialecologies.wordpress.com/2019/07/03/gnostic-inversion-navigating-the-mundus-imaginalis/   ..the ancient Gnostic’s literalized or ontologized their perceptions and thought of the Real. Following Plato they sought to escape this ‘world’ – the literal universe of evil as they termed it, whereas for me there is no transcension of this realm: this is it, there isn’t any supernal … Continue reading 2043. Reification of knowledge is general practice.(quote)

2041. Trees and capitalism

Provocation 218. Trees and capitalism. There us a new report on the use of trees to sequester lots of the co2 currently in the air. https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/jul/04/planting-billions-trees-best-tackle-climate-crisis-scientists-canopy-emissions First a thought on trees and their relation to economy. Nature works hard over many years to produce the trees, but the owner of the land thinks the trees … Continue reading 2041. Trees and capitalism