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Sustainability and the Individual

Posted by on Oct 1, 2010 in Sustainability | 13 comments

Sustainability and the Individual

With this post we want to close the trilogy about Capitalism and Sustainability. In the first post Capitalism and Climate Change the topic was, that capitalism remained after the terrible battles with communism, which has vanished. Hopefully for good. In the second part named Capitalism in Transition we came to the conclusion, that also capitalism has come to a turning point. The next step ahead, and there seems to be no disagreement, should be the Sustainable society. We can all demand from...

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Capitalism in Transition

Posted by on Sep 28, 2010 in Sustainability | 6 comments

Capitalism in Transition

The last Post from Sept, 26.2010 was about the unchallenged position of Capitalism in the world right now and the efforts to reach a sustainable society. I  want elaborate in this post. In the next post I will try to shine some light on the Individual and Sustainability. Capitalism was and is constantly in Transition.This is the big advantage of this political and economic system to all other systems.  It is able to meet changing situations  very flexible. Communism, for instance, could not...

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Capitalism and Climate Change

Posted by on Sep 26, 2010 in Sustainability | 19 comments

Capitalism and Climate Change

We live globally in a purely Capitalist society. The Iron Curtain is gone and only North Korea is clinging to a Ideology and a strange Personality Cult. Even Cuba, is presently, trying to find exit from the communist predicament. One characteristic of the Communist ideology was the believe in a rigid ideology. They even called the ideology the Scientific Socialism. In the end it turned out, that this strange science was constantly trying to force reality to fit the ideology. The quintessence of...

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Diversity or Monotony?

Posted by on Apr 17, 2010 in Ecology | 17 comments

Diversity or Monotony?

The era of Communism is, thanks god,  long over. And may it never come back! Millions of people have been murdered for the dream of a just society, for the paradise of the workers and many more millions have suffered. Why people have to die now for the happiness of a future generation can only be answered in a Dialectical manner, but it isn’t ethically. It doesn’t make sense. The morality of it is important but should not concern us here. The question which concerns us here is why...

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