“At some critical point,the realization will set in that we share a common planet,that we are all…”

“At some critical point,the realization will set in that we share a common planet,that we are all affected,and that our neighbors’ suffering is not unlike our own. At that juncture recriminations and retributions will be of little avail in addressing the enormity of the crisis at hand. Only by concerted action that establishes a collective sense of affiliation with the entire biosphere will we have a chance to ensure our future. This will require a biosphere consciousness.”

Jeremy Rifkins