Stealing from the Future

by Ian Lowe

Introduction

Parents in today’s western societies are cheating their children by funding their own lifestyles from the future, says Ian Lowe, emeritus professor at Brisbane’s Griffith University and president of the Australian Conservation Foundation. In a powerful presentation to an international audience at the Global Mind, Global Soul, Global Action conference at Tamkang University in Taiwan, Professor Lowe emphasised that the future is not somewhere we are going, but something we are creating.(continue…)

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