The US faces a revenue- and a war-spending crisis. The top tax rate was over 70% from 1938 to 1982; corporations stash trillions in tax havens. Alternative economics emphasizes profit maximizing is different than profit-making. Profits explode, not investments.
Nestle's, besides trying to monopolize the world's water and illegally siphoning off public reservoir water in California and selling it back to people at a pricegouging rate, is a meatmonger, a dairy cow abuser, and was a factor in the defeat of Swiss antivivisection legislation
The bridge from capitalism to the new "post-growth economy" is lacking. Hardly anyone reflects about the process of transformation...If the climate should be spared, flying cannot be a human right. The R-word will be unavoidable again: renunciation.