30 Jun '11, 10pm

Is Global Sustainability Even Possible? Yes, Says Bryan Welch | Care2 Causes

I'm glad there's people like Paul Smith who care about sustainability, but I find some of his statements slightly naïve: He thinks everyone cares for what will happen in 3-4 generations' time and seems to associate not being prosperous to this lack of sustainability concern. Maybe I'm cynical, but I'd say prosperous countries prove there are unfortunately too many people who give very little for what may happen in 4 generations' time as long as they can make big bucks NOW. The only difference is that a lack of prosperity might provide an excuse to be ambitious in order to prosper, and that it may account for a lack of awareness on environmental impact and more "spiritually earthly" matters. Propserous countries don't have this excuse and yet we see people ready to jeopardize the world as long as they make money and keep their present status and commodities. Part of the pro...

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