These articles that Peter mentions here are very telling of the direction we have been heading. Read them for yourself.
On Drudge this morning they link to several topics that speak to the commercialization of everything.
As commerce increases, “love thy neighbor” decreases. I wish I had more time to elaborate upon this, and how we are warned about it in 2 Peter 2, but for now here are the links that I found on Drudge this morning: