Browsing All posts tagged under »Consumption«

What do we want?

April 16, 2013


Do we really know what we want? Some things we just think we want and we use them to hide some uncomfortable feelings we don’t want to deal with. Like living a busy life, because we can’t handle when it gets all quiet and calm and all those cramped up issues we haven’t dealt with […]

Manipulating minds

April 9, 2013


We are being manipulated on a regular basis to consume products, lifestyles, experiences and values. This is not a conspiracy theory. I’m not talking about an Illuminati world order elite planing for world domination while laughing evilly. This is a completely normal part of how business is done that most people are unaware of. We […]

There’s not enough to go around…or?

April 8, 2013


One argument I’ve heard many times against the idea of making everything you’d need to live a good life accessible to everybody for free, is that there’s not enough resources on the planet for everybody to live according to the western society model. There are a few assumptions made with this answer. First of all, […]