It is helpful at times to step back and look at the big picture, and the pictures don't get much bigger that that limned by David Korten. In describing the need for a new Creation story, Korten steps back from Western culture and hints at where the human race has gone wrong (and right). Mystics have always had this insight; many with spiritual awareness affirm it.
And it is the kind of understanding that can both inform our personal lives and our interactions with the rest of the world. We can help spread it by simply manifesting it. The more we transform our own lives and by example the lives of those around us, the greater the chance that humanity, in the fullest sense of the word, will survive.