Does sacrificing everything to the gods of finance really improve our quality of life?
The problem is as Edward Abbey stated it: “Growth for the sake of growth is the ideology of the cancer cell.”
“Nature shrinks as capital grows. The growth of the market cannot solve the very crisis it creates.” – Vandana Shiva, Soil Not Oil: Environmental Justice in an Age of Climate Crisis
“Any intelligent fool can invent further complications, but it takes a genius to retain, or recapture, simplicity.”- Ernst F. Schumacher