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What would Aldous Huxley (“Brave New World”), George Orwell (“1984”) or H.G. Wells (“The Time Machine”) say of today’s world? Who makes the decisions which determine whether there is war or peace, what happens to the environment, what food we eat, what clothes we wear, how we think about persons of other cultures or ethical backgrounds, how we get educated and how we view the world we live in?
Take the case of the United States, self-proclaimed world leader and champion of democracy and the free market. What kind of society is it whose top 1% owns 35.4% of private wealth, whose top 20% grabs nearly 90% of the wealth (According to U.S. sociology prof. G. William Domhoff) and whose bottom 80% barely has 11% of wealth? A society which proudly proclaims an end to the financial crisis set of... (... continúa)
Ella te espera
The wine goes into the glass,
Fine gift of the grapes,
Settled there in the good earth.
Refreshed by the sky's kisses.
The warm liquid brings sunlight
Happiness, love, a feeling of unity,
While the clouds reflect the smile
Of the sun hidden behind its swirls.