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They are a people plagued with paradox. Alaskans pride themselves for their independence, yet 93 percent of the labor force hold full-time nine-to-five jobs. They have fierce relationships with nature, yet two-thirds of them live in urban environments.
And because Alaska has the highest turnover rate, most Alaskans are hardly Alaskan only 41 percent having actually been born in the state, according to a report.
Into the Wild works as a book because it is, by all standards, a tragedy. McCandless, when he went to live in that bus at the age of twenty-four, was the epitome of youthful spontaneity and adventurousness and idealism, almost to the point of allegory. The best tragedies — like Into the Wild — are actually quite un-tragic.
Instead, they died in a moment of extreme devotion and passion and belief—at the very height of human existence. When McCandless died, he, too, died with his idealism. And from his death, a symbol is born.
Many people move to Alaska to reinvent themselves in a rugged landscape. Alaskans call McCandless stupid and suicidal and feel something close to hatred for him because he went into the wilderness unprepared. Who could hate anyone for being unprepared? They hate him, rather, because he lived alone, off the grid, killed his moose, and almost made it out alive.
They hate McCandless because his uncompromised nature reminds them of their compromised lives.
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Although it is set in Korea during the Korean War, its obvious target is Vietnam and the pretensions of traditional culture, including over-the-top patriotism, prudery, and going by the book.
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Anyhow, I liked how Rich handles his subject with care (both in the podcast and article), but also with unwavering moral clarity.
In the interview, he dutifully condemns the modern-day Republican party and fossil fuel companies for their self-interested and unforgivable distortion of the truth. Only through a clear eyed approach to North Korea can we hope to develop strategies that will have resonance and traction and make the most of the opportunity that we may now be presented with.