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Human Predators, Human Prey – Part 2

To the extent that we are today eroding the carrying capacity on which future generations would otherwise depend, our way of life could be characterized as intergenerational “predation”; to put it crudely, the old are “eating” the young.

Human Predators, Human Prey

Richard Heinberg

This is Part I of a 3-part essay that uses predation as a metaphor to unpack power relations in human societies.  Read part 2, part 3 Introduction A lion runs down a gazelle; a raiding band brandishing clubs, bows,...