“The Soul of Money” Book Re-Issues

We’re excited to let you know about… The Soul of Money Book Re-Issue! Available Tomorrow   With a new introduction by Lynne & a new foreword by Jack Canfield! First published in 2003, The Soul of Money book’s message is more relevant now than ever. Join us in spreading the word of …

How can stock exchanges advance gender equality?

Gender equality is a fundamental human right. Despite this, women lag male peers in compensation and in leadership roles and the gender pay gap won’t be closed for 100 years. The private sector is well-placed to address this.   To coincide with International Women’s Day, the Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) initiative …

Three Reasons Credit Unions are Awesome

“Full Disclosure: Ethical Markets and founder CEO also bank at a credit union:  Community First Credit Union in North Florida,  and we are a Media Partner promoting the Summit of  Cooperatives.  The United Nations 2012 Year of Cooperatives research shows that worldwide, cooperative enterprises employ more people than all for-profit corporations combined  …

A New Dawn for Media and Its Epic Implications on Financial Services

  A New Dawn for Media and Its Impact on Financial Services Alternative news, like alternative finance, is here to stay. Both are on an unstoppable path to demolish mainstream media and devour the financial establishment. Read this article to gain insight into how the transformation in mass media will …

The Economist-“The Future of Forever” on global diamond mining

“This article is a good overview of the global diamond mining industry, now challenged by the new disruptive science of diamonds and other gems made in laboratories worldwide. The global cartel is no longer controlled by DeBeers and its advertising, which has convinced generations of young males to spend at least 2 month’s …

Last Week in ILSR’s Energy Self-Reliant States

This week, we hope that you like our commentary, published in the Minneapolis Star Tribune, and will share it around, especially to Governor Mark Dayton of Minnesota, who has one last chance to assert the authority of his own Public Utility Commission. Also, listen to the latest episode of the Building …

Public Banking Institute News – Feb. 24, 2017

    Oakland Holds Community Forum on Public Banking The idea of creating a public bank in Oakland is under serious consideration. While the chief motivation is to keep local money in Oakland, a public bank could also give the city’s cannabis industry expanded access to banking services. Additionally, the …

We Mean Business February 2017 Newsletter

  Business support for tackling climate change – and seizing the wide-ranging economic benefits by doing so – is unprecedented.”   Mindy Lubber, President, Ceres Welcome to the We Mean Business February newsletter, where we bring together the latest milestones and analysis from across the coalition and its growing network …