THE HEDONISTES

In a society where individualism has become the norm, where respect for our environment has totally disappeared, after the destruction of the last tree, man has had to adapt, as usual. Trees are now genetically engineered so that the more affluent population can breathe a little fresh air. Industrial incubators have been set up so that the more affluent can continue to enjoy life, because as the saying goes, other people’s freedom stops at mine, and others are just obstacles to my personal enjoyment.

In his “21st Century Dictionary” published in 1998, Jacques Attali has this to say about the word “AIR”: