Economic System Bad

Did you ever think that maybe a relentless scheme of pervasive exploitation might not be the most beneficial arrangement on which to build a compassionate society?

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Some days it feels like capitalism senses the game might be up soon so it is trying to destroy everything it can while it still has power, before socialism has a chance to show it can work. But then you realize that capitalism doesn’t know anything: It just eats and shits and eats and breaks and eats and shits some more. Anyway, the best thing on the web this week was this piece from Fast Company, which says nothing new or groundbreaking but makes the simple, elegant case that capitalism is killing us and perhaps we could think of a better way to run things. Read and share.