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  •  See may remarks about Growth (1+ / 0-)
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    the fan man

    Near the bottom of the main thread.

    Perhaps we need to consider other terms. Indeed, life depends on growth, or can get killed by the wrong type.

    What about my Daughter's future?

    by koNko on Mon Apr 09, 2012 at 08:56:19 AM PDT

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    •  What we have now is unhealthy, harmful growth-- (1+ / 0-)
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      koNko

      what Daly referred to as uneconomic growth:  http://en.wikipedia.org/...

      Sadly, even though this is glaringly obvious to even many casual observers, there are few economists and even fewer politicians willing to acknowledge this obvious truth.  I agree, we must do what we can, where and when we can; and hope (against all available evidence) that someday, soon, responsible and ethical leaders will be in a position to do something concrete, swift, and bold to address the problem.

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