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Television Debates: Running to Stand Still

Our news and current affairs broadcasters are stuck in a cultural lag. Our society and economy have changed. The endless growth paradigm has ended. The old ways of producing (or not, as the case may be), working and living are over. There is no realistic prospect of a 20th century western lifestyle for today’s global population. We do not know how society and the economy will operate in the years to come but it will not resemble the last century’s consumption-driven dreams of limitless growth.