10 Nov '11, 7pm

Occupy movement demands fresh thinking — for our grandchildren

Occupy movement demands fresh thinking — for our grandchildren

It's a message that's starting to emerge from the Occupy movement . It's not just about the one per cent who rake in an ever-increasing proportion of society's wealth while 99 per cent bear the real costs. It's also about corporate power and the systems that facilitate it. A few corporations have become bigger than most governments. Occupiers know, because so many are young, that the inequities represented by the one per cent today are also intergenerational. Although not all corporations are bad, many of them, and the super-rich who run them, are increasing their wealth at the expense of generations to come — exhausting resources, extinguishing species, and poisoning air, water, and soil. The costs of those problems will be most strongly felt by successive generations to come, yet economists discount them. Why do the governments we elect to look after our well-being and f...

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