This impassioned guide to living a truly responsible life on Earth reminds us that we must do everything we can to facilitate the most basic process on Earth, the root of sustainability: one being's waste must always become another being's food. The other thing they argue is that industrial civilisation is incompatible with life - and we need to stop it. Realistic? Read on.
A piercing and impassioned guide to living a truly responsible life on earth. Human waste, once considered a gift to the soil, has become toxic material that has broken the essential cycle of decay and regeneration. Here, award-winning writer Jensen and activist McBay weave historical analysis and devastatingly beautiful prose to remind readers that life - human and non-human - will not go on unless everything possible is done to safeguard the most basic process on earth - one being's waste is another being's food.