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  • The Evaporation of Democracy

    In our globalized world, new forms of colonization are emerging, and popular control over decisions that affect people's freedom and well-being is becoming increasingly weaker.

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    Despite all the reasons to keep tar sands in the ground, the refining equipment tax credit has helped put tar sands development in the US on the rise, accelerating climate change at the expense of US taxpayers.

David Korten

David Korten

David Korten is co-founder and board chair of YES! Magazine and co-chair of the New Economy Working Group. He is the author of Agenda for a New EconomyThe Great Turning: From Empire to Earth Community, and the international best seller When Corporations Rule the World. He is principal author of How to Liberate America from Wall Street Rule, which shows how America can restore economic health and financial integrity by rebuilding a system of accountable local financial services institutions much like the one that financed the achievements that made America the envy of the world.

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David Korten

David Korten

David Korten is co-founder and board chair of YES! Magazine and co-chair of the New Economy Working Group. He is the author of Agenda for a New EconomyThe Great Turning: From Empire to Earth Community, and the international best seller When Corporations Rule the World. He is principal author of How to Liberate America from Wall Street Rule, which shows how America can restore economic health and financial integrity by rebuilding a system of accountable local financial services institutions much like the one that financed the achievements that made America the envy of the world.

Other articles by this author

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