April 19 2010 --
consequences of 200,000 euro is the limit!
must survive so there must be enough food.
A simple truth but the leaders of our society are not impressed by
this demand because everything is expressed in money – in the first
place money that vanishes in the pockets of the own already
Leaders do not concentrate on the production of human basic
necessities but are guided by money. How much the production of the
necessary food cost is more important than the fact that each year
ten million kids die before they are five years old. These kids do
not have the money to buy food and are excluded from our economy –
except for a few coins that are thrown in their direction from the
balconies of the mansions that are habituated by the very well-to-do
basic necessities are a drainage system, a decent living place and
enough trains and roads to transport people and goods.
In Western countries these basic goods are more or less available
for everybody but in the rest of the world they are often scarce.
Therefore the Chinese economy is not growing by ten percent a year.
Most of this growth is generated by making basic products that are
needed to survive. And surviving cannot be expressed in money.
story can be told about clean drinking water, electricity and
These basic commodities are more and more produced by private
enterprises lead by people who are not guided by the necessity to
produce basic goods but by the idea to get as much money as
When they can not spend their surplus money anymore, the reason to
produce drinking water, food, drainage systems, trains, roads or
cars will change. Then leaders will become dominated by the idea
that they have to produce products that are necessary for the People
to survive. Money they cannot spend anymore will become a secondary
200,000 euro a year is the LIMIT!
Joost van Steenis (email@example.com)