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Mad Max, Hunger Games, Dragons: From Domination to Partnership

Mad Max: Fury Road

Mad Max: Fury Road

Mad Max, Hunger Games, and How to Train Your Dragon are all movies I watched this year.

They all celebrate a move from domination to partnership.

Most of human history has been one of domination: Rich over poor, men over women, white over black and brown…

Yet prehistory held partnership cultures. To which we may return.

Much suggests that we are in transition toward partnership, including protest of the lily-white, male-heavy film industry and Oscars. And the trend toward partnership is meeting backlash from the likes of ISIL, right wing extremists, MRAs (Men’s Rights Activists), and more… Read the rest of this entry

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