Progressives need to get clear on our answer now because we haven\’t had the potent combination of a serious crisis and a clear progressive democratic mandate for change since the 1930s. We use this opportunity, or we lose it.
Precisely and exactly the opposite of her thesis in The Shock Doctrine.
Consistency, only for righties, eh?
And she\’s still talking bollocks too:
This is the most comforting and dangerous lie that there is: the lie that perpetual, unending growth is possible on our finite planet.
As economic growth is defined as adding value then growth can continue while we continue to find new ways to add value. The limit is human ingenuity, not physical resources.
Modern capitalism was born with the so-called discovery of the Americas. It was the pillage of the incredible natural resources of the Americas that generated the excess capital that made the Industrial Revolution possible.
Bollocks dear, entirely bollocks. Try reading some Greg Clark.