We make a lot of products today just because we can, because it will make us a buck, but we are extorting people in the extreme, burying ourselves in unnecessary stuff, and raping the planet at the same time. How can we do better?
Exactly 500 years ago today, October 31, Martin Luther nailed his Ninety-five Theses to a church door that started the Protestant Reformation (31 October 1517). What were those "theses"? Do they have any applicability today?
It seems suspect for goods that cost pennies to manufacture should be sold to the end consumer for sometimes 10-20 times their cost.