Comments on: How capitalism turns love into addiction http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/08/30/how-capitalism-turns-love-into-addiction/ Thu, 21 Jul 2016 07:57:19 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: Arun_Koyyur http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/08/30/how-capitalism-turns-love-into-addiction/#comment-1101571 Wed, 02 Sep 2015 16:58:15 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=43113#comment-1101571 Wonderful read. Cogently argued and well-written.

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By: Laster http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/08/30/how-capitalism-turns-love-into-addiction/#comment-1100823 Tue, 01 Sep 2015 00:09:43 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=43113#comment-1100823 It’s consumer capitalism that Lynn is speaing of.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Consumer_c apitalism

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By: moebadderman http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/08/30/how-capitalism-turns-love-into-addiction/#comment-1100821 Mon, 31 Aug 2015 22:32:48 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=43113#comment-1100821 Anyone who thinks the complex system of regulatory statism currently prevailing in the USA was not bought and paid-for by the corporations is not to be taken seriously.

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By: evilhippo http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/08/30/how-capitalism-turns-love-into-addiction/#comment-1100814 Mon, 31 Aug 2015 17:42:44 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=43113#comment-1100814 Anyone who think the complex system of regulatory statism currently prevailing in the USA is “unbridled capitalism” is not to be taken seriously.

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By: CanyonLiveOak http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/08/30/how-capitalism-turns-love-into-addiction/#comment-1100806 Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:18:31 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=43113#comment-1100806 Developing a culture where people are “embodied” (living in the body, not just watching life from the mind), will lead us to develop, once again, organically such that new modes of interacting socially and emotionally, and sexually, will arise as needed. The further we are from our bodies, the more likely we are to find our hearts buried and lost in heaps of unprocessed emotion and pain. This is what drives people toward the addiction you describe. Our culture is obsessed with the mental image of the body, and ignores our actual bodies. When we begin to teach our children about their bodies without forcing shame on them, that is the day our culture starts to turn the corner towards a brighter future…

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By: operaguy1 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2015/08/30/how-capitalism-turns-love-into-addiction/#comment-1100800 Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:54:46 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/?p=43113#comment-1100800 Fine.
Please submit the non-capitalist solution. Perhaps a provided/mandated drug or provided/mandated genetic alteration that obliterates both the sex drive and the mating drive, both the result of evolution and intrinsic to life itself.

[alt post: someone is envious]

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