“MARKETS’ GROWING PROBLEM TWINS: ADVERTISING and TRADING“

LaRae Long Reforming Global Finance, Trendspotting, Articles by Hazel Henderson, Beyond GDP, Ethical Markets Review, Information Technology Issues, Latest Headlines

©2019 Hazel Henderson Markets are ubiquitous in all human societies.  Since earliest times, when they were conducted using shells, wampum, cattle, or in rituals and potlatches, markets evolved using metal coins, silver and gold, then paper, government-issued fiat and now morphing into today’s crypto currencies.  Today, two familiar offspring of markets: advertising and trading have …

Dangers and Questions of The Zuckerberg Era

Jay Owen Trendspotting, Information Technology Issues, Latest Headlines

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this article by our esteemed colleague Roberto Savio, Publisher of OTHER NEWS and co-founder of InterPress Service, on how evolving media have changed the world since Gutenberg and his printing press to today’s misuse of the internet, now privatized, monetized, commercialized and weaponized! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor, …

Sustainable Development Summit: ‘We must step up our efforts – now’, Guterres declares

Jay Owen Global Citizen, Earth Systems Science, Information Technology Issues

Sustainable Development Summit: ‘We must step up our efforts – now’, Guterres declares “The 2030 Agenda is coming to life”, declared the UN chief on Tuesday, referring to the blueprint for a healthier planet and a more just world, as he launched the first Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Summit in …

Top Story: 5G cell towers could be coming to your front yard and Florida cities can’t stop them

Jay Owen Global Citizen, Information Technology Issues, Latest Headlines

“Thanks to Florida Trend for alerting local governments in Florida on how 5G is pre-empting local decision-making! ~Hazel  Henderson, Editor”     Florida Trend Exclusive Walt Disney World’s political spending Disney’s political spending has grown to more closely match its size. Since 2010, Disney has ramped up its political spending …

The 5G Crisis: Awareness & Accountability Summit w/ Dietrich Klinghardt, Tom O’Bryan +more (no-cost, online) ~ Aug 26-Sep 1 ~ Know dangers & solutions

Jay Owen Reforming Global Finance, Global Citizen, Information Technology Issues

“The global rush toward 5G is driven by the telecom sector and the  military and sold as convenience and speedier online downloading of movies, etc. In the US Senate, Senator Blumenthal (D) of Connecticut raises these kinds of concerns about forcing local communities and municipalities to accept all the new …

Facebook’s Libra project of a global digital currency . An Assessment” , by Dr. Joseph Huber

Jay Owen Reforming Global Finance, Transforming Finance, Information Technology Issues, Latest Headlines

“Ethical Markets shares the misgivings of so many experts, central bankers, politicians and citizens about trusting Facebook’s plan to issue its Libra currency. We have posted links to many experts’ critiques and to  C-SPAN Hearings on this matter in the US Senate and Congress Committees at www.ethicalmarkets.com. This article by …

C-Span Video/Facebook Digital Currency

Jay Owen SRI/ESG News, Trendspotting, Information Technology Issues, Latest Headlines

“Ethical Markets highly recommends these Hearings in the US Senate and House Hearings on FACEBOOK’s “libra” currency and its Calibra group.  Very enlightening! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“   Facebook Digital Currency- Senate Banking Committee During testimony before the Senate Banking Committee, Facebook’s David Marcus pledged to work with lawmakers to address concerns over …