resources for incorporating ethics in the daily work of design and tech and art and anywhere else you can fit it
unhealthy peace vs healthy conflict:
avoiding conflict hurts those with the least amount of power the most
[most science] moves us away from the center of things. You find out how unimaginably old the Earth is and you feel sort of dethroned. Many people can't bear it. If they could get into it, science could give them a much deeper sense of identification with all these marvelous processes that are going on all around us all the time, that we are part of.
Dickens talks about [the immediate profit attitude] in his novel Hard Times, making fun of the completely "realistic" businessman who can't think of anything but immediate use and profit and therefore loses any sense of there really being any future.
What we practice at the small scale sets the patterns for the whole system.