Book Review: “HUMANKIND: A Hopeful History“ Rutger Bregman

  “HUMANKIND: A Hopeful History “ Rutger Bregman, Little Brown, 2020   © Hazel Henderson 2020 Now here’s some really good news!  This book is the invigorating tonic so many of us need to break the pandemic gloom.   Author, Rutger Bregman is a Dutch historian who has painstakingly sifted through …

Book Review: “Choosing Earth” by Duane Elgin

“Duane Elgin, scientist, philosopher and humanist, has authored many of the key books describing the current stage of the human condition on our home planet.  In this new book, “Choosing Earth“, he summarizes our current and future choices in precise and sobering detail. The multiple interacting crises of today: from …

The Big Leadership Challenge: Saving the Human Species, By Ravi Chaudhry

“Ethical Markets is proud to post this important article “The Big Leadership Challenge: Saving the Human Species“, by Ravi Chaudhry, distinguished author and Chairman of Cenext Consulting Group, New Delhi and Chair of  the Global Judges Panel for our EthicMark®  Awards for Communications Uplifting the Human Spirit and Society (see …

Book Review “A Planet to Win, Why We Need a Green New Deal”

By Kate Aronoff, Alyssa Battistoni, Daniel Aldana Cohen, and Thea Riofrancos   The best guide so far to the background thinking, long term values and strategy for the Green New Deal, already supported by all Democratic candidates and over 100 members of the US House and Senate.  Good clear reading! …

“Mapping the Global Digital Revolution”, Book Review by Hazel Henderson

Book Review “The Age of Surveillance Capitalism”, by Shoshana Zuboff, Public Affairs, (Jan. 2019) “Don’t Be Evil”,  by Rana Foroohar, Currency (Nov. 2019)   ©Hazel Henderson 2019 At last we are witnessing the global movements emerging with all kinds of long-awaited critiques and protests against the worldwide colonization of societies, …

“Empty Planet: An Alternative Future?”

© Hazel Henderson, 2019 While the authors of Empty Planet’s  see a population bust, the United Nations (UN) sees population growth and diminishing land, water, and food supplies in “Climate Change and Land”.  These two contrasting forecasts of humanity’s future are worth our attention. Which future do you foresee? The …

NEW BOOK! “Banking on the People: Democratizing Money in the Digital Age”

“Ethical Markets highly recommends “BANKING ON PEOPLE: Democratizing Money in the Digital Age” (2019).  We are honored that author/lawyer Ellen Brown, leading global theorist on the future of money and banking, serves on our global Advisory Board. I am personally honored to serve on her Public Banking Institute advisory group, …

Book Review: JUMP- STARTING AMERICA

“How Breakthrough Science Can Revive Economic Growth and the American Dream” By Jonathan Gruber and Simon Johnson PublicAffairs (2019) Hazel Henderson ©2019 In “JUMP-STARTING AMERICA”, co-authors Jonathan Gruber (father of Romneycare and Obamacare) and former IMF chief Economist Simon Johnson kick off the 2020 presidential campaign debate! Their book identifies …