Articles by Hazel Henderson-“View of current events”

“Ethical Markets would like to bring attention to the below articles that can be found on www.ethicalmarkets.com in “Articles by Hazel Henderson”. Even though these articles were written in 2020, they address concerns that are unfolding with current events. ~LaRae Long, Executive Director” “STEERING SOCIAL MEDIA TOWARD SANITY” (2020) “US …

Earth: The water planet, by Hazel Henderson

ECONOMY & POLITICS Published by WSIM 4 JANUARY 2021, HAZEL HENDERSON (The water planet) Looking at our planet, we see that it is mostly water. So why are so many politicians, scientists, public officials in hundreds of global conferences all warning of a “Water Crisis”? These alarms are really just …

“EVOLVING MARKETS IN METAPHYSICAL RECONSTRUCTION”-By Hazel Henderson

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 – 2:30pm NEWSROOM: Ethical Markets © 2020 Hazel Henderson The earliest markets for metaphysical reconstruction evolved continually from changing belief systems, religions, creation stories, cultural fashions, and later from science fiction, futures forecasting scenarios.  These changing styles of being and behaving are ubiquitously and profitably expressed in …

Steering social media toward sanity

The next few years will be crucial 4 DECEMBER 2020, HAZEL HENDERSON Social media   The global evidence is in: social media platforms based on advertising and profit-maximizing have clearly morphed into monsters threatening all societies and democratic human values, as I described in Democracy Challenged in the Digital Age. From …

“US Voters: Circular Politics Beyond Polarization“

By Hazel Henderson ©2020 Hazel Henderson   The US 2020 election illustrated once again that independent voters are tired of the two-party red or blue duopoly. Like European voters they are beyond left and right and ahead with new visions of the future.  Old memes and battles between capitalism and …

“Personal Reflections on Exposing the Myths Of Money”

by Hazel Henderson ©2020 Hazel Henderson Today the money meme rules our lives and social interactions in most societies on Earth. How did this happen? I studied all the economics textbooks of every perspective from the Austrian “laissez-faire” market fundamentalists to Adam Smith’s Wealth of Nations, (1776) and his earlier …

“Fixing the money meme: How it limits our freedom and life choices”

4 November 2020, Hazel Henderson Today the money meme rules our lives and interactions in most societies on Earth Today the money meme rules our lives and interactions in most societies on Earth. How did this happen? Economists analyze money-based markets. Trading is innate in human behavior. Karl Polanyi describes …

“THE PROMISE & PERILS OF MEDIOCRACIES“

By Hazel Henderson   ©2020 Hazel Henderson We humans have evolved a new form of governance beyond our machine age democracies: toward radical still unruly participatory mediocracies in our Information Age, as I first described in 1964 and in “Mediocracies and Their Attention Economies“. The early promise of television foreseen by Canadian …

The Politics of Production: Mining in the Crosshairs

Published by Wall Street International Magazine 4 OCTOBER 2020, HAZEL HENDERSON Mining the Earth We humans, having populated every part of Earth’s surface and visited the Moon, now are perched atop the planet’s food chain. We are learning from this perilous position but hastening the extinction of all other species …

“PANDEMIC PRIORITY: DAILY FREE TESTS FOR ALL!”

By Hazel Henderson ©Hazel Henderson   Revelations on the abject failure of the USA of the Trump administration, including the verbatim tapes of Robert Woodward‘s interviews in “RAGE” (2020), show the necessity for coordinated government policy, leadership and collective action. In the global spread of Covid-19, those countries with these …