mark spitznagel

GMOs and other artificial techniques may be short-term solutions to increasing yields, but they are distorting the natural process and will eventually lead to ruin. Agriculture is heading for a wall
The Role of Capital Has Politicians Confused - Forbes

Profits are but an intermediate end of capital investment. Its ultimate end, in fact, is the material progression of our civilization. How easily we lose sight of this, at our and our progeny’s peril. We all want more economic growth, but we ignore the means to get there: the onerous choices and commitments made along the roundabout path to those ends. We even confuse the means with the ends.