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Twisting the news – 14th edition

In cappuccino on November 23, 2015 at 7:23 am

source: slate.com

We like to believe we live in post industrialism, on our way to post consumerism, but should we go on on this path, should we abandon manufacturing? ¬†Some say that the post industrial economy is a myth, that we should stop abandoning industries, because we cannot solely rely on services. The author claims that there is enough evidence to support the fact that middle class status will decline at the same pace as the fall of manufacturing. I am definitely not a support of heavy industries, but,I kind of agree with this guy: in order to offer services we will also need manufacturing and manufacturing is so much more than just one industry.¬† Read the rest of this entry »