[The Low Bar] 8 Reasons Global Capitalism Makes Our Lives Worse

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Jake Barlow

Jan 17, 2011, 1:56:17 PM1/17/11
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Our way of measuring our worth is so twisted says Helena Norberg-Hodge, that when there is "an oil spill, the GDP goes up; when drinking water is so polluted we have to buy it in bottles, GDP goes up. War, cancer, epidemic illnesses -- all of these involve an exchange of money, so they end up on the positive side of the balance sheet."

But there is hope.

Posted By Jake Barlow to The Low Bar at 1/17/2011 10:56:00 AM
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