Tag Archives: de-growth

The Big Green Lie

The latest post from the conscious of sheep concludes that: This is the Big Green Lie.  Because running an economy entirely on renewable energy is easy.  Humans have been doing it for hundreds of thousands of years.  Indeed, it is … Continue reading

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The Negative-Sum Economy

In his latest blog post on Ecosophia  John Michael Greer introduced me to a new word, illth, first coined by Ruskin. This is the conclusion of his piece: During the long era of expansion made possible by the exploitation of … Continue reading

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The financial world is deeply perverted

I have just come across this in a newsletter I receive.  I think this is a symptom of de-growth. ….  the financial world is deeply perverted. It’s a landscape in which toxic debt can be packaged up – and leveraged. … Continue reading

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