Posts by Rex Weyler

  • Protest at Standing Rock Dakota Access Pipeline in the US
    Why civil disobedience works
    6 October 2019

    History shows that simply explaining the moral injustice of slavery, sexism, ecological devastation, etc. is not enough. A powerful few benefit from injustice. Logical and moral truth does not necessarily…

  • The ocean plastic crisis
    The ocean plastic crisis
    15 October 2017

    "Plastics!" This became one of the most famous film lines from the 1960s era. In the film The Graduate, young university graduate, Ben (Dustin Hoffman) appears annoyed and distracted when…