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Date: 06/01/1979
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How to Deal with Despair

Joanna Macy’s 1979 New Age Journal article begins, “Our time bombards us with signals of distress–of ecological destruction, waning resources, social breakdown, and uncontrolled nuclear proliferation. Not surprisingly, people are feeling despair–a despair well merited by the hair-trigger machinery of mass death that we have created and continue to serve.”

Contributor/Author: Joanna Macy