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Why we can’t shop our way to a better economy

This is about the United States, but it rings true in Canada and around the world. More and more our economy is becoming controlled by a small group of big businesses. How does that bode for the future of our societies? Quoted from YouTube: “Published on Nov 23, 2012 “Stacy Mitchell is a researcher and writer at the Institute for Local Self-Reliance (ILSR), a national nonprofit organization that challenges corporate consolidation of the economy and champions policies to nurture community-scaled enterprise. “Stacy directs two ILSR initiatives on independent business and… Read more Why we can’t shop our way to a better economy

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