Are You Ready To Consider That Capitalism Is The Real Problem?


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This story reflects the views of this author, but not necessarily the editorial position of Fast Company. In February, college sophomore Trevor Hill stood up…
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"People want health care and education to be social goods, not market commodities, so we can choose to put public goods back in public hands. People want the fruits of production and the yields of our generous planet to benefit everyone, rather than being siphoned up by the super-rich, so we can change tax laws and introduce potentially transformative measures like a universal basic income. People want to live in balance with the environment on which we all depend for our survival; so we can adopt regenerative agricultural solutions and even choose, as Ecuador did in 2008, to recognize in law, at the level of the nation’s constitution, that nature has “the right to exist, persist, maintain, and regenerate its vital cycles.”"
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11 weeks ago by paulgreer
Interesting place for this to be published
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This story reflects the views of this author, but not necessarily the editorial position of Fast Company. In February, college sophomore Trevor Hill stood up…
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august 2017 by afortin
RT : Wait, did Fast company get hacked?
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august 2017 by nureineide
This story reflects the views of this author, but not necessarily the editorial position of Fast Company.
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july 2017 by jeffhammond
Are You Ready To Consider That Capitalism Is The Real Problem? via Instapaper http://bit.ly/2vvIuc7
In February, college sophomore Trevor Hill stood up during a televised town hall meeting in New York and posed a simple question to Nancy Pelosi , the leader of…
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july 2017 by patrick
07.11.17 pov Before you say no, take a moment to really ask yourself whether it’s the system that’s best suited to build our future society. Fifty-one percent…
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july 2017 by fabianmu
Wait, did Fast company get hacked?
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july 2017 by marks
Jason Hickel moving the Overton window: Are You Ready To Consider That Capitalism Is The Real Problem? https://t.co/bzrstp3m7n

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july 2017 by semrys
07.11.17 pov Before you say no, take a moment to really ask yourself whether it’s the system that’s best suited to build our future society. Fifty-one percent…
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july 2017 by mjays
07.11.17 pov Before you say no, take a moment to really ask yourself whether it’s the system that’s best suited to build our future society. Fifty-one percent…
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july 2017 by dylan
Are You Ready To Consider That Capitalism Is The Real Problem?
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july 2017 by kejadlen
Before you say no, take a moment to really ask yourself whether it’s the system that’s best suited to build our future society.
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july 2017 by my-flow
Nice to see the "should we talk about ?" seed planted into capitalist media
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july 2017 by baddeo
Are You Ready To Consider That Capitalism Is The Real Problem?
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july 2017 by kangaroo5383
In February, college sophomore Trevor Hill stood up during a televised town hall meeting in New York and posed a simple question to Nancy Pelosi , the leader of…
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july 2017 by kohlmannj
Before you say no, take a moment to really ask yourself whether it’s the system that’s best suited to build our future society.
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july 2017 by jorgebarba
RT : Global GDP has grown 630% since 1980, and in that same time, inequality, poverty, and hunger have all risen.
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july 2017 by aredridel
RT : Global GDP has grown 630% since 1980, and in that same time, inequality, poverty, and hunger have all risen.
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july 2017 by antifuchs
This story reflects the views of this author, but not necessarily the editorial position of Fast Company. In February, college sophomore Trevor Hill stood up…
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july 2017 by abrad45
Are You Ready To Consider That Capitalism Is The Real Problem? 🤔
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july 2017 by kcarruthers
RT : Fantastic piece. We need more pop writing like this. Props to for publishing this.
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july 2017 by friedelitis
RT : boy was i not expecting to see this in fast company
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july 2017 by smith
This story reflects the views of this author, but not necessarily the editorial position of Fast Company. via Pocket
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july 2017 by leolobato
WHY IS THIS IN FAST COMPANY
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july 2017 by Laurenbacon
Are you ready to consider that capitalism is the real problem?
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july 2017 by Beaver909
We also see this plan in the idea that corporations have a fid
july 2017 by mose
There is an imperative to grow GDP, everywhere, year on year, at a compound rate, even though we know that GDP growth, on its own, does nothing to reduce poverty or to make people happier or healthier. Global GDP has grown 630% since 1980, and in that same time, by some measures, inequality, poverty, and hunger have all risen. People want health care and education to be social goods, not market commodities, so we can choose to put public goods back in public hands. People want the fruits of production and the yields of our generous planet to benefit everyone, rather than being siphoned up by the super-rich, so we can change tax laws and introduce potentially transformative measures like a universal basic income. People want to live in balance with the environment on which we all depend for our survival; so we can adopt regenerative agricultural solutions and even choose, as Ecuador did in 2008, to recognize in law, at the level of the nation’s constitution, that nature has “the right to exist, persist, maintain, and regenerate its vital cycles.”
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july 2017 by dbourn
The choice is stark, and it seems people are waking up to it in large numbers: Either we evolve into a future beyond capitalism, or we won’t have a future at all.
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july 2017 by cynddl
Before you say no, take a moment to really ask yourself whether it’s the system that’s best suited to build our future society.
july 2017 by jokela
This story reflects the views of this author, but not necessarily the editorial position of Fast Company.
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