| For several centuries, modern industrial societies have been living off the common capital of the planet. During this period, the world's natural and social resources have been drastically underpriced and we have amassed huge debts to the environment, the poor and future generations. It has become increasingly clear that the businesses and governments which created these imbalances are also incapable of correcting them through their present policies.
Our global economic system is now in grave crisis, threatening the entire planet, its institutions and species.
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