Dead Wrong® with Johan Norberg – Greta is Wrong on Growth

The planet is warming, and all you can do is talk about money and fairy tales about eternal economic growth. You have stolen my dreams and my childhood with your empty words. I’m sorry, Greta Thunberg. I share your worry about global warming, but that is Dead Wrong. It is more fair to say that economic growth gave […]

Christel Georges, City of Marseille – Is economic growth compatible with biodiversity protection?

Indeed, this is a real issue, and these 2 days of debate, clearly demonstrated that it is very complicated. In truth, growth is perhaps a remnant of our vision of the past and maybe we need to change today We have to completely change our way of thinking; perhaps growth and sustainable development will have to change, to […]

Is Economic GROWTH Compatible with the ENVIRONMENT?- VisualPolitik EN

Congratulations!! Yes. To you and to all of us. Dear friends of VISUALPOLITIK, it may have gone unnoticed, but this is a historical event. Listen up: For the first time in the entire history of humanity, we live in a world where poverty no longer affects most of the population. Surprised? Well you shouldn’t be. Here at VisualPolitik, […]

There’s No Tomorrow (limits to growth & the future)

Incubate Pictures presents In association with Post Carbon Institute There’s No Tomorrow This is the earth, as it looked 90 million years ago. Geologists call this period the ‘Late Cretaceous’. It was a time of extreme global warming, When dinosaurs still ruled the planet. They went about their lives, secure in their place at the top of the […]

We need a president who supports the clean energy economy

(upbeat music) – I built this solar company in 2008, during the financial crisis. We now employ over 43 people and have over 750 installations completed. – The clean energy economy is booming. I’m happy to know that my job helps fight the climate crisis, while saving families money. – My clean energy job helped me buy my […]

Sustainability: The Next Wave of Growth in Business

(somber music) – When we think about the future of business and the future of the corporation, there are some important global trends that are impossible to ignore. First there’s global population growth. We are at a population of seven billion people on this planet, on our way to nine billion by the year 2050. We also at […]

Is economic growth fuelling climate change? | Crunched

So, Federica, what has been bugging you this week. Well, I thought we could stick our teeth into this debate about whether economic growth is the enemy of the environment. All right. There was this video that caught our attention, that went viral. We have to overthrow this system which is eating the planet with perpetual growth. I […]

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