A middle-class white guy comes to grips with Peak Oil, Climate
Change, Mass Extinction, Population Overshoot and the demise of the
“Hundreds of my readers have told me that my novel Ishmael should be read in every high school classroom in the world.
Naturally, I’d be delighted to see this happen, but I really think it would be more to the point to have What a Way to Go: Life at the End of Empire seen in every high school classroom in the world!
The two hours of this documentary are two hours that bring hope for the future of humanity by awakening and informing in the most profound yet lucid way imaginable.”
Daniel Quinn, author of Ishmael and Tales of Adam
“Heartfelt and poignant, this documentary will touch you as very few things can. It will scare you, and it will make you think. Though it will give you hope, it will leave you with no easy answers.
This documentary does a thorough job of presenting the pending mega-crisis in all of its aspects and then goes even deeper to probe all of the causes, both technological and social.
Careful viewing will leave you stunned, informed, and ready to step off the train and begin dismantling the tracks. Watch it yourself, and then present it to as many people as you can. Your life, and your children’s lives, depend on it.”