Drawing the Wrong Conclusions – An Anthropologist Looks at History: Cultural Mistakes Since 1492

Drawing the Wrong Conclusions – An Anthropologist Looks at History: Cultural Mistakes Since 1492

Americans have been deluded by a misplaced metaphor for several hundred years. A fundamental change in self-understanding is required.

  • Posted on: 11 January 2021
  • By: CCRA

A version of this is video was created on 8 January 2021 for broadcast on CCTV Channel 9 at 4:30 pm on Sunday, 10 January 2021.

This program is part of an ongoing series -- "EcoViews & News" (EV&N # 373) -- past editions of which can be accessed by clicking here. Further background information is available at "Drawing the Wrong Conclusions – An Anthropologist Looks at History: Cultural Mistakes Since 1492".

A YouTube version is available at: "Drawing the Wrong Conclusions – An Anthropologist Looks at History: Cultural Mistakes Since 1492”.

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“Rubbish and Racism: Problems of Boundary in an Ecosystem,”

"Ignorance + Arrogance = Overshoot ~ Collapse: The Accelerated Collapse of a Non-Renewable Civilization,"

and

"VOX - Voices from Oxford - Tim Weiskel: Infinite Growth on a Finite Planet Is Not Possible."