"The environmental disruptions, the ever-increasing list of species extinctions - all are evidence to those who are willing to see that this past 10,000-year phase of development does not mark great evolutionary progress but a terminal crisis in the life cycle of the planet.
It is time to imagine beyond endings."
From: Voices of the First Day: Awakening in the Aboriginal Dreamtime by Robert Lawlor, 1991
I have often wondered why the concept of evolution, a supposedly scientific theory (culturally-generated story), has white males at the top of the ladder with everything and everyone else taking up the rungs below.
We need a new story. Let's knock down the ladder and make it into a bridge.