如何担忧

哥本哈根--人们自古以来就担心地球的未来。我们一度相信天会塌下来。后来我们担心地球可能会冻结,后来又担心电脑千年虫爆发从而科技陷入停顿。

这些担忧都化解了,但是当今世界有许多实际紧迫的问题。只要考虑一下环境问题、管治问题、经济、医疗或者污染,你就会有许多担心的理由。

但是,不幸的是,我们趋向于只是关注地球的某些最大的问题,因此,我们就对于世界产生了扭曲的看法。森林退化带来的挑战吸引了惊恐的报纸头条新闻、名人火力以及大范围的担忧。说白了,这是一个大众事业。

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