Obama's Science Czar must be speaking in some high falutin sciency terms because to me it seems like he's saying American needs to become poor ASAP. Ace has broken out the flaming skull for this one:
Hey, the US Really Needs to Redistribute Its Wealth to Poorer Countries 'n Stuff. I suppose the Planetary Regime he previously suggested can force us to, if necessary.Continue reading>>>
Asked if a reduction in the US standard of living was a politically viable demand, Holdren responds:"I think, ultimately, the rate of growth of material consumption is going to have to come down, and there's going to have to be a degree of redistribution of how much we consume in terms of energy and material resources in order to leave room for people who are poor to become more prosperous."