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OT?: Is this also happening where you live? PART 2: CAUSE = CAPITALISM?
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g***@gmail.com
2018-08-04 01:42:16 UTC
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Isn't capitalism creating a world where those who were once satisfied with less are now finding themselves more and more at the mercy of those who will never be satisfied by more?:

- In a consumer society there are inevitably two kinds of slaves: the prisoners of addiction and the prisoners of envy.

Ivan Illich
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2018-08-04 05:07:01 UTC
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On 2018-08-04 01:42:16 +0000, ***@gmail.com said:

> Isn't capitalism creating a world where those who were once satisfied
> with less are now finding themselves more and more at the mercy of
> those who will never be satisfied by more?:
>
> - In a consumer society there are inevitably two kinds of slaves: the
> prisoners of addiction and the prisoners of envy.
>
> Ivan Illich

"A man is like a prisoner and he's never satisfied
A woman is like a dresser, some man always ramblin' through its drawers"

-- Robert Johnson
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