A Manifesto for Planet and Progeny6 August 2015
Marx and Engels wrote in their Communist Manifesto of 1848 that “A spectre is haunting Europe—the spectre of Communism”, which “the Powers of old Europe” were determined to “exorcise”. This dogma was exorcised in Eastern Europe in 1989, only to be replaced by another one. Today the world is haunted by the spectre of an “economic man” and his form of capitalism, seen as the be all and end all of human existence. We shall have to stop the be all before it becomes the end all—of our planet and our progeny.
Read the full post in Issue 132 of Change This at http://changethis.com/manifesto/132.04.RebalancingSociety/pdf/132.04.Reb...
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