New Internationalist

Articles by John Schumaker

The demoralized mind

John F Schumaker asks how we can treat our sick culture and make ourselves well.

  • April 1, 2016
  • 9

Dying for the things we love

Consumer culture is collective insanity and driving us to destruction, says clinical psychologist John F Schumaker.

  • May 1, 2012
  • 3

The triumph of triviality

Our culture’s tolerance for seriousness has never been lower, argues John F Schumaker.

  • April 1, 2008
  • 0

The happiness conspiracy

What is happiness? John F Schumaker argues our socio-economic system is designed to spew out citizens eternally in search of satisfaction.

  • July 1, 2006
  • 4

In greed we trust

Greed is good, they say – it is the motor that drives economic growth and human progress. John F Schumaker begs to differ.

  • July 1, 2004
  • 1

Earth Warrior

Controversial environmentalist Paul Watson interviewed in New Zealand/Aotearoa by John F Schumaker.

  • September 1, 2003
  • 0

Dead zone

John F Schumaker beards the dragon of American overconsumption.

  • July 1, 2001
  • 0