09 Nov '11, 10pm

"The Story Of Broke" Highlights Economic Mistakes [Video]: Annie Leonard and Free Range Studios, the creative mi...

"The Story Of Broke" Highlights Economic Mistakes [Video]: Annie Leonard and Free Range Studios, the creative mi...

Annie Leonard and Free Range Studios, the creative minds behind “The Story of Stuff ,” “The Story of Electronics ,” and other videos about consumerism and sustainability, have struck again. Their latest release, “The Story of Broke ,” taps into what has become a very popular meme over the last few months: America’s busted economy and corrupt political system. Despite the fact that unemployment is at an all time high, and it’s harder than ever for small businesses to get the financial support they need to succeed, Leonard points out that the United States isn’t broke. In fact, we’re the richest country on the planet and a country in which the richest among us are doing exceptionally well. “But,” she acknowledges, “our economy is broken, producing more pollution, greenhouse gasses and garbage than any other country. In these and so many other ways, it just isn’t working.” Wa...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/the-story-of-broke-highl...

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