From Kadmus: "But there was a time when gods had bodies, and our world was the body of a goddess - a time when the cosmos was a kaleidoscopic orgy of copulating divine bodies."
A corporation doesn’t need to convert anyone to destroy a person’s spirituality, it only needs to hollow out your spirituality and then sell you back the rotten guts.
An essay on militarization by Isaac Bonewits, the founder of Ár nDraíocht Féin, with deep relevance today.
The idea of being able to measure money's value has all but been abandoned in the name of economic security, which also makes it far easier to steal that value to fund expensive wars.
From GG Irkalla: We must recognize that we are not dealing with a politician. We are dealing with a warlord, and we are at war.
"The corporation is not a human, but a machine designed to generate profit like a human would"
Identity politics cannot resist capitalism because it is a product of capitalism.
Both fantasy and SF present alternative visions of the world; but some of these visions are helpful, and others are not. Some are dystopian, some are utopian. Some are hierarchical, some are egalitarian. Some have individual heroes, others have resistance movements.