If people really were “shaping their own destiny” in capitalism they would not be working office jobs, pushing paper and counting FRNs, rubles or rupees, working manufacturing jobs assembling cheap shit people don’t want or need except for the capitalist propaganda (called marketing) that makes them think they need it, digging mines and making weapons to kill other human beings. They would be following their PASSIONS, their spirit-inspired path to their greater JOY. Yes, some would do things that look like ordinary work, but life on the planet would be far more extraordinary than it is.
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Ah, the rich. They have few worries. They can pay people to take care of their problems. They enjoy the finest things. Some people, particularly those on the left, believe that rich people are to blame for the world’s problems. I don’t think
When I was a kid, there were a lot of things I couldn’t get because they were too expensive, new clothes for example. The right new clothes was another. In the day, Converse Chuck Taylors were the shoe to wear among