Create a More Inclusive Economy;
Reinvent the Corporation and Restore Moral Worth to Everyone
A Review of
Saving Capitalism for the Many, Not the Few (2015) 279pp.
By Robert Reich
Synopsis: The economic issues of our time are “profoundly moral” ones, according to Robert Reich, Professor of Public Policy who has served in three national administrations and written 14 books. Reich points to the false “myth of meritocracy” which justifies our current economic situation and assumes that “one’s income reflects one’s virtue and [one’s] net worth, one’s moral worth.” Continue reading
Can Human Consciousness Rise to a Level Where We Can Collectively Solve Our Looming Global Problems?
Hello, if you’re like me, you worry that humanity may not be up to the task of confronting and solving our many global problems. Lately, however, I’m more optimistic. That’s because I’m tracking a number of spiritually- or morally-based practical visionary solutions to these global issues. Continue reading
In the interest of exploring a number of practical, spiritually or morally based solutions to such human problems as political polarization, wealth inequality, climate change, etc., book reviews will be posted in this space about possible solutions. If you know of any visionary solutions you’d like to see included or want to give us feedback, please use the contact form below.
As you’ll see, some of these visionary solutions address national issues, some global ones. But they all tend to flow together to present a hopeful and possible vision of what human can actually attain with clear thinking and cooperative effort.