crisis is opportunity: this trailer asserts that this is the most exciting time to be alive in human history. and i tend to agree with it.

enoughness, because “how we see the world determines how we act”

the misfit economy: looks like a pretty interesting documentary on black and gray markets solving challenges around the world! if you’re interested in innovation, there should be lots of lessons to learn.

dieses video über goldman sachs macht gerade die runde, würde das schon als akkurate doku einschätzen, auch wenn die sprache nicht immer ganz journalistisch-neutral klingt (remember this guy?). es wird zeit, dieses widerliche finanz- & geldsystem zu ändern!

[in german, hope english subtitles will be added soon!]

nef launched the happy planet index today! where would you rather live?

nef launched the happy planet index today! where would you rather live?

charles eisenstein talking about the gift economy. same guy that was featured in the awesome occupy love clip! his video speaks a lot to me, and the solutions he lists make a lot of sense (negative interest, internalization of costs, social dividend, relocalization, p2p finance), gonna check out his book!

an economy that embodies the principles of the gift is an economy that is simply grounded in the truth. the task before us is to align money with the true expression of our gifts.

nice animation of rachel botsman’s collaborative consumption theory! (see her TED talk)

nice reuters article as well. and germany ranks high on the tax evasion list, in GDP percentage it’s even twice the rate of the US!
reuters:

The corporations that occupy Congress. - David Cay Johnston

nice reuters article as well. and germany ranks high on the tax evasion list, in GDP percentage it’s even twice the rate of the US!

reuters:

The corporations that occupy Congress. - David Cay Johnston

awesome analysis of the fossil fuel age, the economy, and why we’re hitting an end of growth!