Our future depends upon champions to act. No longer can we wait as the Amazon fires burn. Today there are roughly 800 billionaires and some understand our plight. One example, Bill Gates, is funding fossil free energy sources shifting from vaccines to greater global environmental issues. In a new report, the 34-member group, led by Microsoft Corp. founder Bill Gates, former UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and World Bank Chief Executive Officer Kristalina Georgieva, concluded
As consumers are we addicts to spending instead of saving? In William T. Cavanaugh’s book, Being Consumed: Economics and Christian Desire (Eerdmans, 2008), explores our free market economy. He critically examines world hunger, globalization, economic abundance, and consumerism as being flawed.
Cavanaugh’s suggests that our “free-market” results in just the opposite; it imprisons us. He believes the concept of the “autonomous individual” as being controlled by a dominant few