David Korten, board member and contributing editor of YES! Magazine.
DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE FROM WALL STREET
|David Korten speaks about his latest book on Democracy Now!
As President Barack Obama reveals more details of his $825 billion economic stimulus plan, Amy Goodman of Democracy Now! speaks to David Korten.
In his new book, David argues that the nation faces a monumental economic challenge that goes far beyond anything being discussed in Congress. He writes that now is an opportune moment to move forward an agenda to replace the failed money-serving institutions of our present economy with the institutions of a new economy dedicated to serving life.
Read an excerpt from the book.
The YES! Take on an Economy that Serves People and Communities
Any economic rescue program must result in systemic change that doesn't replicate the current mistakes. These YES! articles point the way to the kind of economy that will truly serve people and communities.
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