Time to go back to our roots

17 Dec

Could this woman’s epiphany or ah-ha moment save American family? The simple lesson is go back to your roots, see the way your ancestors lived and the kind of life they had, how did they make ends meet in the toughest times without overwhelming debt, learn how to be content and the value, the true value of what it means to be fully human living a human life in the real world and not in a bubble of someone else’s fantasy namely the advertisers and entrepreneurs who make us throw away good stuff, buy what we do not need and pile on debts that eventually kill us with its burden.

Vision — Homemade Prosperity: How to Get Out of the Consumer Trap AlterNet

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