<span style='color:#00000;font-size:36px;'>Why the American Dream is an Orwellian Nightmare</span><h3> The American Dream centres on a culture of consumption </h3>
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Why the American Dream is an Orwellian Nightmare

The American Dream centres on a culture of consumption

In the land of opportunity, anyone can go from having nothing to everything. That idea — that legend — lies at the heart of the American dream. All it requires is some grit, determination, and…

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The American Dream centres on a culture of consumption

Why Economists Preaching the Gospel of Growth is Leading to Social Collapse

Economic growth has become an unquestioned truth

The saying money makes the world go round, isn’t quite true. Behind the money are economists, who are some of the most influential people in modern society. They’re so influential because…

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Economic growth has become an unquestioned truth

After Six IPCC Reports Why do Carbon Emissions Keep on Rising?

Increasing emissions are intertwined with economic growth and social progress

The latest report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has told us for the sixth time what everyone is increasingly seeing before their eyes. Human behaviour is creating aggressive…

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Increasing emissions are intertwined with economic growth and social progress

<span style='color:#00000;font-size:36px;'>Why Egomaniacs Have a Toxic Influence On the Environmental Movement</span><h3> The ego is a symbol of the ecological crisis, to solve it we need to move towards an 'eco' perspective </h3>
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Why Egomaniacs Have a Toxic Influence On the Environmental Movement

The ego is a symbol of the ecological crisis, to solve it we need to move towards an 'eco' perspective

Having met and worked with lots of environmentalists, what has surprised me is how many of them are egomaniacs. It’s as if the ecological crisis has been designed just so they…

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The ego is a symbol of the ecological crisis, to solve it we need to move towards an 'eco' perspective

<span style='color:#00000;font-size:36px;'>What’s the Problem With so Many Environmentalists Being White Middle-Class People?</span><h3> The hypocrisy at the heart of the environmental movement is maddening </h3>
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What’s the Problem With so Many Environmentalists Being White Middle-Class People?

The hypocrisy at the heart of the environmental movement is maddening

The poor have little time to be concerned about the environment. Their thoughts and actions are focused on providing for their basic needs. Life for the middle class is very different.…

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The hypocrisy at the heart of the environmental movement is maddening

<span style='color:#00000;font-size:36px;'>We Could be Working a 15 Hour Work Week, so Why Aren’t We?</span><h3> We live in a culture that values money as a possession over money as a tool to enjoy life </h3>
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We Could be Working a 15 Hour Work Week, so Why Aren’t We?

We live in a culture that values money as a possession over money as a tool to enjoy life

In 1930 the economist John Maynard Keynes wrote Economic Possibilities for our Grandchildren. He argued that continued increases in productivity would allow us to make more with less effort. In other…

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We live in a culture that values money as a possession over money as a tool to enjoy life