Nov. 18 7:00 p.m. @ The Oxford Community Arts Ctr.
The Omnivore’s Next Dilemma
What if human consciousness isn’t the end-all and be-all of Darwinism? What if we are all just pawns in corn’s clever strategy game, the ultimate prize of which is world domination? Michael Pollan asks us to see things from a plant’s-eye view — to consider the possibility that nature isn’t opposed to culture, that biochemistry rivals intellect as a survival tool. By merely shifting our perspective he argues, we can heal the Earth. Who’s the more sophisticated species now? 18 min.
NEW THINKING ON THE CLIMATE CRISIS
In this brand-new slideshow (premiering on TED.com), Al Gore presents evidence that the pace of climate change may be even worse than scientists recently predicted. He challenges us to act. 28 min.
OXFORD INTERFAITH CLIMATE CHANGE WORK GROUP (ICCWG) is a coalition of area churches and concerned individuals working on the issue of climate change and earth stewardship I.C.C.W.G. can be contacted at; firstname.lastname@example.org.