Consuming Stuff: The Polluting World of Fashion

by Graham Peebles Counterpunch edited by O Society May, 8, 2019 The interconnected environmental catastrophe is the result of a particular lifestyle; a materialistic way of life relentlessly promoted by mass media and governments throughout the industrialized world and beyond. Consuming stuff, most of which is unnecessary, is the key ingredient; excess is championed, sufficiency … Continue reading Consuming Stuff: The Polluting World of Fashion

The coming reckoning for capitalism

by Steve LeVineĀ  Axios Dec 30, 2018 One of the most important trends likely to drive the 2020 presidential race: A growing disillusion with capitalism as practiced, and a coming struggle over how to recast this pillar of the Western order. The bottom line: You could hardly challenge a more basic part of who we … Continue reading The coming reckoning for capitalism

If an Economic Apocalypse is Coming: Here’s a Play-by-Play

  The end really is near: a play-by-play of the coming economic collapse Recoveries generally don't die of old age. So what's going to kill ours? Five economists call it like they see it by Max Cea Salon Aug 12, 2018   Since June, 2009, the pit of one of the biggest recessions in American … Continue reading If an Economic Apocalypse is Coming: Here’s a Play-by-Play