Economic growth has become anti-life

An obsession with growth has eclipsed our concern for sustainabilityjustice and human dignity. But people are not disposable – the value of life lies outside economic development.

The dominant model of economic development has in fact become anti-life. When economies are measured only in terms of money flow, the rich get richerand the poor get poorer. And the rich might be rich in monetary terms – but they too are poor in the wider context of what being human means.

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About Giorgio Bertini

Director at Learning Change Project - Research on society, culture, art, neuroscience, cognition, critical thinking, intelligence, creativity, autopoiesis, self-organization, rhizomes, complexity, systems, networks, leadership, sustainability, thinkers, futures ++
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