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Sean D. Illing

Political scientist and editor-in-chief of

Sean D. Illing is a freelance writer based in Baton Rouge, LA. He teaches political theory at Louisiana State University. Read more from him at his blog at Follow him @sean_illing on Twitter.
The Earth is Too Big to

The Earth is Too Big to Fail

History is littered with civilizations that refused to adapt to a changing climate, and collapsed because of it. We're no different. The climate is destabilizing. We're aware of environmental degradation. We know the causes. We know the risks. And yet we continue to dither.
22/04/2015 16:25 BST