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Occupy My World

I am committed to creating a world where everyone has a way of making a living for themselves and their family. A world where basic human needs of food, shelter, education and health care are affordable and available to ALL. A world where our governments heed the call of those who need help even before they are asked. A world where there is honor and integrity in everything we do. And a world where we leave the planet in good shape for those who come after us.

The economy and our political system is in serious need of fixing. They no longer serve the needs of the people and the earth. Imagine an economy that works for all people vs an economy that only really works well for those who have the wealth and power to game the system using lobbyists to fight for their interests.

I once heard someone say - "The purpose of the economy is human wellness, now and in the future!"

The "free market" or the "efficient market" is not the holy grail in my opinion. These measures of the value of the economy do not include measures of human wellness. Once upon a time the purpose of the economy did serve to improve the wellness of people. It seems we have forgotten or conveniently ignored this basic truth. Today, it seems the economy serves more the corporations, the wealthy and the politicians. I consider this a crisis! We MUST declare and fully commit to a new mission now if we are to survive the current crisis!

If you align with the message of the Occupy My World movement, create your own Occupy My World persona page and describe your ideas for the future of our planet.

PHOTOS FOR THIS PAGE KINDLY CONTRIBUTED BY NORAH SILVA - www.norahsilva.com

http://www.threespaces.com/richardmansonhing/occupy-my-world
December 22, 2016 02:02PM

Science Proves The Obvious: The Arctic Heat Wave Is Because Of Climate Change

https://www.fastcoexist.com/3066797/science-proves-the-obvious-the-arctic-heat-wave-is-because-of-climate-change


August 02, 2016 01:25AM

Meet Moxie Marlinspike, the Anarchist Bringing Encryption to All of Us
https://www.wired.com/2016/07/meet-moxie-marlinspike-anarchist-bringing-encryption-us/


June 11, 2016 05:16PM

Welcome to Larry Page?s Secret Flying-Car Factories
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-06-09/welcome-to-larry-page-s-secret-flying-car-factories


June 09, 2016 02:40PM

Jobs Threatened by Machines: A Once "Stupid" Concern Gains Respect

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/08/business/economy/threatened-by-machines-a-once-stupid-concern-gains-respect.html?_r=0


May 17, 2016 12:27PM

INFOGRAPHIC: What Teens' Tech Expectations Mean for Your Business
https://www.hpematter.com/childhood-issue/What-Teens-Tech-Expectations-Mean-for-Business


May 17, 2016 12:01PM

Recruitment, Resumes, Interviews: How the Hiring Process Favors Elites
http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2015/05/recruitment-resumes-interviews-how-the-hiring-process-favors-elites/394166/


May 17, 2016 11:41AM

The Tao of "The DAO" or: How the autonomous corporation is already here
http://techcrunch.com/2016/05/16/the-tao-of-the-dao-or-how-the-autonomous-corporation-is-already-here/


March 28, 2016 04:11PM

Sanders, Socialism and the Shafted Generation

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/robert-kuttner/sanders-socialism-and-the_b_9554852.html


March 10, 2016 04:59PM

F.C.C. Proposes Privacy Rules for Internet Providers

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/11/technology/fcc-proposes-privacy-rules-for-internet-providers.html


March 09, 2016 10:12AM

In San Francisco and Rooting for a Tech Comeuppance

http://mobile.nytimes.com/2016/03/09/technology/in-san-francisco-and-rooting-for-a-tech-slowdown.html?_r=0


November 25, 2011 04:21PM

Many who have opposed the movement or just stood out on the sidelines have declared that the Occupy...movement does not stand for any particular set of demands. Those supporting the movement say that their demands are obvious and varied. To me, anyone who tries to delegitimize this movement based on a lack of clearly declared demands are simply trying to ignore the obvious!