Who should the economy serve? Are humanities needs being met by modern capitalism? This article asserts that our economic structure either must be modernized or replaced in the interests of long-term society.
What is freedom? Does the mere illusion of freedom make a people free? When can our freedoms be imposed upon? Is limiting someone’s freedom sometimes necessary to ensure the freedom of others?
Does our species naturally long for work? Would modern workers continue their labor if they lacked the incentive of capital? Through the contemplation of work and leisure, this passage explores the nature of labor, exploitation and fulfillment.