Is it possible that the human future depends upon a new sacred story—a story that gives us a reason to care? Could it be a story already embraced by a majority, although it has neither institutional support nor a place in the public conversation? David Korten suggests that this may be the case and invites you to join an already active conversation.
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David Korten is co-founder and board chair of YES! Magazine and author of Agenda for a New Economy, The Great Turning, and When Corporations Rule the World.
If there is to be a human future, we must bring ourselves into balanced relationship with one another and the Earth. This requires building economies with heart.
The pundits are right that Obama should work to bridge political divides. But he needs to reach out to the American people—not to the Republican Party.
David Korten on how closing the wealth gap can open the way to a fairer, more prosperous economy.
Money is the least of our problems. It’s time to pay attention to the real deficits that are killing us.
How can we create an economy that serves the health and well-being of both people and the planet? Follow the Earth’s lead.
David Korten: Indigenous wisdom reveals a path to the future that does not include a buy-out of the earth’s natural systems.
How we can call out the myths, restructure the banking system, shut down the con game, and take back America.
We’ve finally learned that a growing financial sector isn’t the same thing as actual economic improvement. So how can we stimulate the real economy?
There’s lots of anger against the Federal Reserve from the left and the right. David Korten argues that what it needs is some major restructuring.
America is a tale of two economies: one serves Wall Street, and the other is accountable to the rest of us. Which one will we choose?
By the calendar it’s autumn, but for many it is the beginning of the American Spring.
Step by step we can reclaim for Main Street the economic and political power that Wall Street now holds and create a world that truly works for all.
What might a truly new economic vision for America look like? This is my answer framed as the presidential address we must prepare the way for a future president to deliver.