I would like to share some interesting contributions from speakers at TED conferences (TED is a non-profit organisation and stands for Technology, Entertainment, and Design).
These ideas are in many cases totally ignored by the labour movement, which is suffering from an enormous lack of creativity. Unfortunately, this is also and even especially true for the Marxist movement…
Let us start with some statistics and compare those with the idea of the death agony of the capitalist system and the incapacity of capitalism to develop the productive forces any further, especially in the ex-colonial world.
Here is the link: http://www.ted.com/talks/hans_rosling_asia_s_rise_how_and_when.html