Happiness and well-being became economised and enshrined through financial architecture of gross domestic product. The religiosity with which we now think about growth and GDP is directly linked to religion itself, because we no longer have God to save us.
The same Union that managed to create a common market with one common currency has the power to achieve much more. What is lacking, unfortunately, is the political will.
Labour is riding a wave of economic growth, but what lies behind this economic success and what is in store for Malta’s economy in the future? What is happening on the ground and what do the numbers really tell us?
The stakes are too high to simply carry on with the ‘growth at all costs’ mantra. It is time to implement alternatives. Let us see what post-growth could look like.
The EU instills the state of emergency: Economic Growth at All Costs.
Today’s Labour Party simply stands for making the cake bigger, not dividing it in a fair way.