Is The Modern World Working For You?

I believe the question we all should be asking ourselves: Is the modern world working for us? All around me, all I see are mostly unhappy people. My own answer to the above question is: mostly No! People seem to always be sacrificing the present, and working for tomorrow. We have been told there’s dignity in having a job, in working, even if that work is meaningless. At least it’s a job right, well that’s the thinking. To add insult to injury for most people in the West, the attitude is that you don’t deserve to eat, that you are in a sense nothing, unless you are working. Capitalism has convinced most of us in the modern world to forgo experiences that are inherently pleasurable and good for the overall health of the human animal for the good of keeping the cogs of the system running.

Read →