That introduction was written nearly thirty-five years ago. In some respects, it is encouraging that, despite the dire message, our species does still survive. But then, thirty-five years is a rather tiny blip in the history of the world.
Following yesterday's vote by the electoral college and Trump's ascension into power, I felt compelled to pull the book down from its place of honor on my library shelf and re-read it.
I think it's time for a revised edition, Despair and Personal Power in the Trump Age. What do you think?