ADBUSTERS:THE WAR AGAINST TOO MUCH OF EVERYTHING

Kone, Krusos, Kronos

Grant Harder

In a better world, there’d be no reason to write this.

In that world, plastic bags would be outlawed,

rednecks would voluntarily stop driving those obnoxious

Ford F-350s and the yogis in yuppie neighborhoods

would stop believing that a hybrid SUV could save the planet.

But that’s not the world we live in.

Unless humanity breaks through the denial,

unless we start to get angry—fuckin’ angry—

then we won’t ever be able to accept the challenge

at hand. We won’t ever be able to rise up and face

our planetary reality … we won’t ever be able to fight …

and we won’t be able to win.

DARREN FLEET, STEFANIE KRASNOW

Brazilian protesters stand together during a demonstration against corruption related to World Cup overspending. Sao Paulo, 22 february 2014.

By JEFF SOMMER

Published: December 22, 2012 NYT

IF you haven’t finished your holiday shopping yet, don’t bother. An Adbusters message on holiday overconsumption has been mostly ignored, unlike its campaign a year ago that led to…

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