Dominion

New International Version

Then God said, “Let us make mankind in our image, in our likeness, so that they may rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky, over the livestock and all the wild animals, and over all the creatures that move along the ground.”

New International Version

Then the LORD God made a woman from the rib he had taken out of the man, and he brought her to the man.

 

I think these two biblical quotes above are the essence of much materialistic distortion in our society.

Men have often thought they were a privileged superior breed to animals, women, & the environment.

These last three were considered to be subservient to man’s needs.

Role reversal may be in order!

Women come from love, men bring war.

Is there a simple answer to what ails us?

Might the ‘Ascent of Woman’ be worth a look?

“But if Sally Armstrong, author of the above book, sees resistance and progress where the cynical do not, it’s not only admirable, it’s a necessary precondition for changing the world.I will leave you to ponder with this Globe & Mail article:

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/arts/books-and-media/book-reviews/ascent-of-women-a-look-at-how-womens-conditions-have-improved-globally/article9520623/

David

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