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Paradise or Oblivion (2012)

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A documentary to introduce the aims and proposals of the Venus Project.

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A documentary to introduce the aims and proposals of the Venus Project.

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Jacque Fresco: Today we have highly advanced technologies, but our economic and social system has not kept up with our technological capabilities, which could otherwise easily create a world of abundance for all people, free of servitude and debt.
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A Stunning Documentary
15 May 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

We may not like to hear it, but, as Jacque Fresco points out in this stunning documentary, our materialistic society will some day be viewed as the lowest point in history. This documentary reveals a way out of the societal ills we face today: war, poverty, pollution, environmental degradation. What will happen to people in a future society that does not depend on debt and servitude, or credit and barter, to organize our way of life? This documentary explains how, by thinking differently, we can build a new sustainable and equitable lifestyle for all humans, and it provides hope and a plan to move our world-wide society from a money-based, profit-driven, planet-damaging way of life to a "resource based", humanity-driven, planet-preserving way of life.


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