Degrowth featured at BBC news leads to harsh critique from US conversative newspaper

An interesting plug for Degrowth in a 2 minute subtitled BBC video, and a conservative rejoinder.

From: federico demaria
Sent: Mon, 04 Sep 2017

Degrowth at BBC news : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HckWP75yk9g

Jason Hickel: ‘Our addiction to economic growth is killing us’ – Viewsnight

In this Viewsnight, anthropologist Jason Hickel asks if economic growth really makes our lives better. He is the author of The Divide: A Brief Guide to Global Inequality and It’s Solutions

RESPONSE by conservative US newspaper

http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/the-far-left-has-an-idiotic-new-craze-reduce-economic-growth/article/2631274

The far-left has an idiotic new craze: reduce economic growth

www.washingtonexaminer.com

From their perspective, government shouldn’t simply control the means of economic production, it should actively work to reduce GDP.

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