Is there a word for the dynamic wherein an organization purports to seek to 'solve' a problem, but actually relies on the cause of that problem for its subsistence? Therefore can and will never solve the problem.


Thinking of the land conservancy in my area, which I very much want to support, but its donations come from wealthy retired transplants (who are steadily converting farmland to ersatz country estates), and businesses that cheerlead, fuel and rely on industrial tourism.

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