Browsing All posts tagged under »Consumption«

What do we want?

April 16, 2013

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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

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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

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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, […]