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Power And Inequity

Question: What do you get when you bring together a favorite college professor, a respected friend’s suggestion, a group of wise friends’ decision and two books?

Answer: This article.

Question: Do I have you intrigued?

Hopefully the answer is yes; in which case I invite you to come along and explore.   Continue reading Power And Inequity


I just added Winners Take All: The Elites Charade of Changing the World by Anand Giridharadas and People, Power, and Profits: Progressive Capitalism For An Age of Discontent  by Joseph Stiglitz to the Recommended Reading List.

In “Winners” Giridharadas explores the motives and methods of philanthropists.  In his book Nobel Prize winning economist Stiglitz looks at inequity more through an economic lens.

I actually recommend that you read the two in tandem; order of no particular consequence.