Tag Archives: Money

On the Process of Awakening

By Charles Hugh Smith Source: Of Two Minds We cannot help but feel a hunger for authenticity, honesty, spiritual solace and human connection, but these are precisely what is scarce in our social and economic structure. There is a tremendous … Continue reading

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We Don’t Need A Government, We Need A Purpose

By Lance Schuttler Source: The Mind Unleashed What truly motivates a person? Years ago I would have answered, “well, money of course. Money helps to to be able to pay for our food, shelter, some entertainment and allows us to … Continue reading

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The Reason You Work So Hard to Participate in the Rat Race

By M.J. Higby Source: Waking Times Ralph Waldo Emerson once said, “A man in debt is so far a slave.” Money has no intrinsic value yet we spend our days damaging our health and spirit in order to obtain it. Why do … Continue reading

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The true value of money

Economics needs a revolution. By David Orrell Source: Adbusters This sentiment has been expressed by people from the physicist turned hedge-fund manager Jean-Philippe Bouchaud (in a 2008 paper), to the Bank of England’s Andrew Haldane (in a 2014 foreword for … Continue reading

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Five Studies: The Psychology of the Ultra-Rich, According to the Research

Bernie Sanders says that billionaires have “psychiatric issues.” He’s not entirely incorrect. By Livia Gershon Source: Pacific Standard “Let me tell you about the very rich. They are different from you and me. They possess and enjoy early, and it … Continue reading

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Sumerian Economics

By Peter Lamborn Wilson Source: Reality Sandwich Public secret: everyone knows but no one speaks. Another kind of public secret: the fact is published but no one pays attention. A cuneiform tablet called The Sumerian King List states that “kingship … Continue reading

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Money Woes and the Trials of Job

By Mark Anthony Rockeymoore Source: Sacred Space in Time Being broke seems to be endemic. Money woes, bills pilling up, creditors calling for blood and first born children. Money flowing in is gone before it is received and there seems … Continue reading

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