chapter  14
Strategy transcended
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A downside of pell-mell globalization is that, in many societies, material expectations run well ahead of production capabilities. But the upside could be that it engenders within all cultures a greater awareness of the planet’s holistic needs. Episodically, H. G. Wells envisioned an international ‘open conspiracy’, a global political synergy between people possessed of planetary vision and evincing positive action-reaction worldwide.