Inspiration Feed – 05.30
Is inequality natural, Commons & Cooperation, climate change, a new era of tolerance brought by new generations & more.
links selection – 30.may.18
The Science of Flow Says Extreme Inequality Causes Economic Collapse
by Sally Goerner (evonomics.com)
Some degree of inequality is natural, but extreme inequality violates two core principles of systemic health: circulation and balance.”.
Peer-to-peer: a new opportunity for the left
By Michel Bauwens & Vasilis Kostakis (roarmag.org)
If the move from microeconomic P2P communities to a new “macroeconomic” dominant modality of value creation and distribution is successful, a transition phase towards a commons-centric economy and society can occur. This will be the revolution of our times, and a fundamental shift in the rules and norms that decide what value is and how it is produced and distributed in society.”
To deal with climate change we need a new financial system
By Jason Hickel (theguardian.com)
Our economic system is incompatible with life on this planet.”
The Kids Are All Right (and These Surprising Statistics Prove It)
by Mike Males (yesmagazine.org)
They’re leading a revolution. Statistics look like typos, but they’re real. Americans under 25 are bringing a new era of tolerance, education, and vastly improved behaviors while older folks are acting worse.”
* weekly inspiration illustration by Ilan Katin