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Are Amazon rainforests burning to supply China and Hong Kong with meat?

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The title is a little bit provocative, but it does help us catch the meaning of the matter. There is no doubt, in the last few months we have all heard a lot about the fires in the Amazon forest. The problem is not climate change itself, nor drought, nor winds etc ... But the lack of prudence of human being which gives importance to money and short-term interest at the expense of the long-term one. Bolsonaro, President in office in Brazil from January 2019, is bringing on a development policy which favor the spread of pastures for the export of meat to China and Hong Kong to the detriment of the enormous forest heritage that Brazil has.

1st GGA Italy meeting is to come

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It will be held in Rome on 27th April 2019 at Hotel Occidental Aurelia (Via di Torre Rossa, 80) the first meeting of Italian Global Goodwill Ambassadors (GGA). GGA is an international organization in constant growth founded by Richard Di Pilla (International Influencer), which today gathers about 13,000 people around the world engaged in the defence of human rights and in the struggle for sustainability. The meeting aims to encourage collaborations between people belonging to the network.

Why do we need Long Term Thinking?

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As the number of bloggers and supporters of Long Term Economy blog increases, many of them ask me “What’s about Long Term Thinking?” “Why do we need it?” We have already spent a lot on “What” and we will do more in the future. So let’s focus on “Why.”

Faith and sustainability

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Does God exist? There are people who believe in the existence of God and people who don’t. One thing is certain: if God exists, he has conceived Nature so that it can be independent and sustainable. So let’s think about Nature. All its elements, all its mechanisms make it sustainable in the long period: birth and death, herbivores and carnivores, the alternation of seasons, rain and sun etc... Everything contributes to make it sustainable.

Gandhi’s unfulfilled will

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What is "will?" Can its meaning go far beyond what our mind think at first? Will is energy!!! It is the source of energy that allows us to pursue our goals, our mission. "Often life is a fight between wills and often our will suffers from the blows of those who feel threatened by it," because it threatens their status, or their convictions, convictions which come out of a system created by someone unknown or simply by itself (who knows. To the posterity the arduous sentence).