20 Jul Generation wealth: how the modern world fell in love with money
Всъщност статията е за фотокнига. Но на много важна тема.
И е пълна с поводи за размисъл. И от многото, мога да цитирам това – “Всичко се промени през осемдесетте. Оттогава хората не се оценяват с това какъв човек са, а колко е голямо богатството им”
“The richest 500 people alive increased their wealth by 23% last year, taking their combined fortunes to $5.3tn – more than twice the gross domestic product of the UK.”
“Looking back on her work, Greenfield recalls being startled by ostentatious displays of wealth but says what might have been shocking then is day-to-day reality now. In her first few days visiting Crossroads, three boys asked her what she was doing by the school gates every day. When she told them she was working on a documentary about growing up in LA, they told her it was “all about money” and pulled cash out of their pockets, posing for the camera.
“It wasn’t until I developed the film that I saw that these 13-year-olds were waving $100 bills.”