Some of Daniel Schmarchtenberger's friends say you can be "Schmachtenberged".
It means realising that we are on our way to self-destruction as a civilisation, on a global level.
This is a topic often addressed by the American philosopher and strategist, in a world with powerful weapons and technologies and a lack of efficient governance.
But, as the catastrophic script has already started to be written, is there still hope?
And how do we start reversing the scenario?