Short documentary about poverty, collapsing eco-systems and financial speculations: a moment’s survey about the present state of the world.
Click on this link and you can start watch 16 minutes short documentary called Momentaufnahme (Snapshots) in various languages.
Posted in Economics, economy, Politics
Tagged desire, documentary, Economic, economy, financial crisis, food, generosity, goodwill, greed, hope, Human, Human rights, humanity, hunger, needs, poverty, Prosperity, selfishness, starving, want
I came across with a letter of S’bu Zikode who is the member of Abahlali baseMjondolo shack dwellers movement in South Africa.
This letter shows current most important problem humanity faces today. This is world-wide problem called apartheid between rich and poor, privileged and unprivileged. But I want to emphasize this problem from the psychological view.
Here is the excerpt of this letter which shows core of the problem: Continue reading
Posted in Economics, economy, Politics, Psychology
Tagged Abahlali baseMjondolo, Africa, domination, Economic, economic apartheid, Government, greed, Human, Human rights, humanity, narrow-minded, needs, people, poverty, prejudice, S'bu Zikode, selfishness, shelter, South Africa, totalitarianism
We are facing with financial crisis even with the free-market system as basis of the world economy. Economy should work with efficiency as defended by those who believed in free-market system. But it is not working.
So why does it not work? Continue reading
Posted in Economics, economy, Psychology
Tagged Alan Greenspan, competition, consumption, domination, Economic, economical crisis, financial crisis, free-market, generosity, greed, Human, Human nature, poverty, Raj Patel, selfishness