Aug 11, 2019, 3:42 PM
The consumerist society with a clear division of people into "we" and "they" is our norm. The risks and challenges faced by such a society today inevitably lead to the destruction of civilization. In this regard, the activity of The international public movement "ALLATRA" is unique. There is text and video materials from the press conference.
Aug 11, 2019, 3:24 PM
The environmentalist and publicist Yury Shevchuk disclosed a set of facts which build a picture of close consequences of an ecological crisis. Read the full text of his conceptual interview for the magazine "Ecovestnik" here.
Aug 11, 2019, 3:09 PM
"Now we need to build Russia-Ark" is the conclusion of the author of this material. The longread tells about the history of virology, statistics, overpopulation, depletion of freshwater resources and climate change. Even more, it tells about the relationship of these facts with the upcoming conflicts and wars. Read here.
Aug 11, 2019, 2:54 PM
Herman Pashayev urge a power holder to wake up and accept the reality of the catastrophe to which we are moving. There is reasoning about the essence of politics and the future of the World.
Aug 11, 2019, 2:19 PM
"Through the pastoral landscape breaks the electric voltage of imminent disaster. The vanishing world of the Russian village... Not only village! Russian nature, Russian nation, Russia itself is disappearing... The oppressive silence is still over the world. But in a moment thunder will break, lightning will flash, a huge hail will fall from the heavens, a shower flooded the streets... And nowhere to run...»
Aug 11, 2019, 12:06 AM
The text of Mikhail Kormin is a complex reflection on the metamodern, the present, past and future of society. According to the author: “Metamodern is just a preparatory stage of the global “making” of social alchemy, once in time immemorial launched by someone with an invisible hand.” Read more here.
Aug 10, 2019, 11:50 PM
Victoria Chernozhukova’s new book “Philos Eros Agape” can be safely quoted, choosing almost any page and line. Ecologist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk warns: “this book is female, she chooses who will be her reader.” Will she choose you? Understand after reading the review here.
Aug 10, 2019, 11:35 PM
The text "Postpolis" by writer Michael Kormina considers the crisis of the theory and practice of urban planning in Russia. According to the author «"Postpolis" is an old work (2014), but definitely something predicted, apparently if you look "out there" in our "now". For example, it is the processes stemming from St. Petersburg and the Leningrad region, all this "invasion of development", migration and so on". You can read the full text here.
Aug 10, 2019, 11:23 PM
Environmentalist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk invites You to reflect on the " Lot`s problem" with him. He believes, "In the world, living in conditions of overspending resources of the planet, no friends, there are only competitors and ally of moment". Read the full text here.
Aug 9, 2019, 10:43 PM
The future is here. Technology has become an integral part of everyone's lives before we have time to believe in them. This is an essay by environmentalist and publicist Yuri Shevchuk about the way to the world of artificial intelligence and life in it. The full material posted here for everyone who watched the series "Black mirror" and those who are interested in an experienced opinion about the possible consequences of technologization.