Covid-19 has exposed huge weaknesses in our economic systems. new scientist asked six leading economists how to redesign it to reduce inequality and save the planet Humans October 28, 2020 By new scientist Roberto Cigna THE coronavirus has triggered an economic crisis of a kind never seen before. In just
ROSARIO, Argentina – On Saturday, two of Pope Francis’ most trusted advisers participated in the latest edition of the World Meeting of Popular Movements, which has been supported by the Pope since the early days of his pontificate. The meeting brings together grassroots organizations from five continents working with the
Klaus Schwab By Bhabani Shankar Nayak * The pandemic has shaken up neoliberalism as an economic project of capitalism. The economic architecture of neoliberalism based on austerity, liberalization, privatization and globalization has failed to ensure the basic dignity of life in terms of basic health, education, home and security food.
The United States’ response to the COVID-19 pandemic has been a disaster compared to other countries. This is because our political system values ââeconomic production above all other considerations, including public health. Leaders from other countries, like New Zealand, have shown how to prioritize public health and have been politically
Our Island, a movement that seeks to create a new political ambition for the Isle of Wight based solely on the interests of the island and its people, has been officially launched. It will be promoted and carried out by “committed individuals working in a collaborative partnership”. This includes the
âWe went from 0 to 60 in five seconds,â said Kim Guadagno, Managing Director and President of Fulfill. Hurricane Sandy in 2012 was devastating, she said, but it’s worse because “the need is widespread, with no end in sight.” Last year, before the pandemic, Feeding America, the country’s largest network