Double Down News is creating the future of journalism. That is their own proud claim. It needs to be true because the future of our civilization and its liberal values - the way of life I and others treasure - depends on the kind of messages that Double Down News communicates reaching more and more people.
George Monbiot is a regular contributor to their news service and he is one of my 21st century prophets. The Israelites needed their prophets. Their words of warning and admonition filled their holy scriptures. They are still worth reading. We need our prophets. We need the likes of the Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg (2003- ) and the London born British political and environmental activist George Monbiot (1963- ). They are our messengers of doom, if we do not act together to thwart the powerful and wealthy few who will not mend their ways.
|Greta Thunberg speaking at the World Economic Forum in 2021|
|George Monbiot - the way of the prophet has never been easy|
Below are ten minutes of George Monbiot on Capitalism in Space.
They may help you get an even sharper focus on the meaning of life. That after all is the job ofprophets.
I hope you found George Monbiot inspiring. We need good people to come together to get the better of those who would monster us.