The economy must be embedded in the normative order of society...In the current debate, there is a great chance to develop a new economic model...Is an economic system conceivable that need not grow or must grow differently and nevertheless guarantees social prosperity, economic stability, job efficacy and ecological compatibility?
University of Massachusetts/Amherst Graduate '76, Ms. Cris Ericson, age 62, is disgusted with political suppression in the State of Vermont. She compares it to what is going on in Hong Kong. So, how's it going back there in Boston? Are you suppressing the voices of independent and minor party candidates there?
The industrial countries practice a lifestyle of non-sustainability and consume the resources of the earth too quickly. This is true for energy, raw materials and metals. Still the knowledge of oil's finiteness cannot be evaded. We should use this additional time to develop alternative energy infrastructures.