…l a zero-sum game on a global scale.” But even a cursory examination of facts can prove this wrong. Global population is 7-fold what it was in 1900, yet poverty is a fraction of what it was even on a relative scale, let alone on an absolute scale. And countries that have abandoned central planning and socialism, are the ones that have prospered …
Yes, at the expense of the ecosystem that supports us. Does capitalism provide us with the air to breathe, water to drink and soil to grow our food upon? No. It’s the ecosystem that does most of work.
Capitalism is cutting down the rainforests in Brazil.