Very well said: we cannot afford the ultra-rich. https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/sep/19/life-earth-wealth-megarich-spending-power-environmental-damage
@lightweight what a provocative & insightful article. Some quotes:
The only form of consumption that’s clearly and positively correlated with good environmental intentions is diet.
in seeking to prevent climate breakdown, what counts is not what you do but what you stop doing
there should be an upper limit to the amount of income and wealth a person can amass. Just as we recognise a poverty line [...] we should recognise a riches line, above which no one should rise