Posts tagged tragedy of the commons
Burning Man: The Playa is green.

By the time this story comes out, I will have attempted to demystify Burning Man many times over from the mainstream media’s repeating insinuation of the event being an oasis for desert-hippie-ravers. While it is definitely that in one part (there is absolutely nothing wrong with desert-hippie-raves), the culture of Black Rock City (BRC) extends eons beyond that. But it is difficult to describe empirically. Even after a few weeks of decompression and slowly parachuting into the motions of my daily life, I have not been able conjure up enough poetic bravado to articulate what the last week of August was like

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