Share on Google Plus Share on Twitter Share on Facebook 1 Share on LinkedIn Share on PInterest Share on Fark! Share on Reddit Share on StumbleUpon Tell A Friend 5 (6 Shares)  
Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites View Stats   12 comments

Life Arts

More Jobs are Not the Solution; the Earth Needs Fewer

By (about the author)     Permalink       (Page 2 of 2 pages)
Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; ; ; , Add Tags Add to My Group(s)

Well Said 5   Supported 2   Interesting 2  
View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

Become a Fan
  (14 fans)

A livable wage would be harmful to no one but the people at the top to whom too much is never, ever enough. It could be a means to begin to deal with the immediate problem of poverty, the social problem of the deterioration of the family, and the longer-term, most vital problem of ecological sustainably. I'm certain that all of the economists out there will find fatal flaws in my argument, but consider this in your critique: Do you have any way to attempt to deal with the crisis of ecology in your criticism? Do you even consider it at all?

Next Page  1  |  2

 

Kristine Mattis received her PhD from the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. As an interdisciplinary environmental scholar with a background in Biology and Earth System Science, her research focuses (more...)
 

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Go To Commenting
The views expressed in this article are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Writers Guidelines

Contact Author Contact Editor View Authors' Articles

Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

"Licensed to Ill"

Enough Equivocation: Obama and His Democratic Comrades are Right-Wing Republicans

More Jobs are Not the Solution; the Earth Needs Fewer

When You Play the Plutocrats' Game, They Win: On Civility and Half Measures

The Problem of Wealth

From Me Culture to We Culture: There is an Alternative

Comments

The time limit for entering new comments on this article has expired.

This limit can be removed. Our paid membership program is designed to give you many benefits, such as removing this time limit. To learn more, please click here.

Comments: Expand   Shrink   Hide  
7 people are discussing this page, with 12 comments
To view all comments:
Expand Comments
(Or you can set your preferences to show all comments, always)

That is the only way we will survive.... by Kristine Mattis on Friday, Aug 26, 2011 at 9:03:57 AM
IT would appear, just as ten percent is the perfec... by molly cruz on Friday, Aug 26, 2011 at 12:31:25 PM
Buckminster Fuller believed specialization was the... by Thomas Brown on Friday, Aug 26, 2011 at 12:39:25 PM
In hopes of generating some additional di... by Richard Clark on Saturday, Aug 27, 2011 at 1:45:39 PM
Hi Richard -As you probably know, essays can be re... by Kristine Mattis on Saturday, Aug 27, 2011 at 4:34:19 PM
And I certainly know what you mean about being abl... by Richard Clark on Saturday, Aug 27, 2011 at 5:02:51 PM
The more carbon dioxide our industrial processes p... by Richard Clark on Saturday, Aug 27, 2011 at 8:11:28 PM
Written by Mark Townsend and Paul Harris of T... by Richard Clark on Sunday, Aug 28, 2011 at 10:14:02 AM
The only plentiful natural resource I can see in ... by Richard Clark on Sunday, Aug 28, 2011 at 1:07:39 PM
Richard, While I have grown to appreciate your ... by Ethan Allen on Monday, Aug 29, 2011 at 5:27:28 AM
While there is a lot to agree with, at the same ti... by Jeffery Smith on Tuesday, Aug 30, 2011 at 9:11:53 PM
I've been hearing it all my life, the exhortations... by Dan Mage on Tuesday, Sep 6, 2011 at 6:01:49 PM