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Kevin McKay on his new book Radical Transformation: Oligarchy, Collapse, and the Crisis of Civilization

October 25 @ 7:00 pm9:00 pm

Join author, professor and activist Kevin MacKay for a launch of his new book Radical Transformation:Oligarchy, Collapse, and the Crisis of Civilization! Radical Transformation is a story about industrial civilization’s impending collapse, and about the possibilities of averting this fate. Human communities first emerged as egalitarian, democratic groups that existed in symbiotic relationship with their environments. Increasing complexity led to the emergence of oligarchy, in which societies became captive to the logic of domination, exploitation, and ecological destruction. The challenge facing us today is to build a movement that will radically transform civilization and once more align our evolutionary trajectory in the direction of democracy, equality, and ecological sustainability.
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Date:
October 25
Time:
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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Website:
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Organizer

Octopus Books
Phone:
613-688-0752
Email:
events@octopusbooks.ca
Website:
octopusbooks.ca

Venue

25One Community
251 Bank St. 2nd floor
Ottawa,
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Phone:
613-233-2589
Website:
octopusbooks.ca