Bezos Hits Back At Critics Who Say He Should Solve Earth’s Problems Before Colonizing Space

Bezos Hits Back At Critics Who Say He Should Solve Earth’s Problems Before Colonizing Space


Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is clapping back at critics who have bashed him for blasting into space with his Blue Origin exploration company while ignoring the myriad problems right here on Earth.

Bezos, who has done a few jaunts as the world’s richest man, has been ripped for spending billions of dollars playing in space, but he says billionaires “need to do both, and that the two things are deeply connected.”

“We need to conserve what we still have, we need to restore what we’ve lost, we need to completely transform our food systems and grow what we need to live in a new way that doesn’t degrade the Earth,” he said at a conference in New York.

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“There’s a tremendous amount to be done in the here

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