New Internationalist

Articles by John Schumaker

The demoralized mind

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

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
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The triumph of triviality

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

  • April 1, 2008
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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
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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
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Earth Warrior

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

  • September 1, 2003
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Dead zone

John F Schumaker beards the dragon of American overconsumption.

  • July 1, 2001
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