Featured Challenges of the Anthropocene

Month: January 2015

What does it mean to have rights?

When thinking about what it means to have a right it is sometimes useful to replace the word “right” with another word that expresses something similar. Let’s review some of these words in order to get a more differentiated notion of...

/ January 19, 2015

2015 – What will it bring?

This is now my third post welcoming a new year. It is always strange to think forward, and then to read last year’s post. 2014 was a year of progress and setbacks. 76,000 people died in Syria in 2014 alone; 5000 so...

/ January 4, 2015