END:CIV Premise 2 of Derrick Jensen’s Endgame

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May 22, 2010 — http://submedia.tv/endciv/2010/05/21/…

Last week the supposed defenders of the environment, A.K.A. the Environmental Non Governmental Organizations or E.N.G.O.s, cut a “deal” with timber industries to protect a large chunk of the boreal forest. On the surface this agreement looks good, but the entire deal was not published, only an abridged version was made available online. Some of the groups that took part of this deal are Greenpeace, the David Suzuki Foundation and Forest Ethics.

The one aspect of this “accomplishment” that they are not publicizing is that they struck it without consulting with the First Nations, the original human inhabitants of those lands.

As we face increasingly catastrophic environmental destruction, it is imperative that we seek guidance from those who “managed” the environment sustainably for over 10,000 years.

This short piece from “END:CIV” is a visual interpretation of Derrick Jensen’s Second Premise from ENDGAME:

Traditional communities do not often voluntarily give up or sell the resources on which their communities are based until their communities have been destroyed. They also do not willingly allow their landbases to be damaged so that other resources—gold, oil, and so on—can be extracted. It follows that those who want the resources will do what they can to destroy traditional communities.

see

END:CIV Premise 3 of Derrick Jensen’s Endgame

End: Civ: Premise 10: The culture and most of its members are insane

End: Civ: The first premise of Derrick Jensen’s Endgame

Derrick Jensen: Star Wars – The Environmentalists Version

4 thoughts on “END:CIV Premise 2 of Derrick Jensen’s Endgame

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  4. Profound old footage and graphics, hearbreaking.
    We could have learned so much.

    Greenpeace is always doing suspicious things as much as one want’s to believe.

    Western Canadians are some of the worst clearcut loggers of all.

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