“If you really grasp the idea that this is not suddenly going to turn around, in six months or a year, you begin to look at your life very differently,” says Dr. Kathy McMahon, clinical psychologist and self-named “Peak Shrink.” Despite government silence, she declares, the US is in a Great Depression. Collapse is happening now, not in the future. She empowers people to face reality. When they do, she finds they are freed to take appropriate action for themselves, their loved ones, and their communities. And therein lies her hope for the uncertainties looming ahead. Episode 234. [peakoilblues.com]
Also watch Seeking the Happy Story, part 1 – But What Do You Feel? (episode 233) and Peak Oil Blues – We’re All Bozos on this Bus (episode 199).