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Masha Gessen Money Quote saying in her book ‘The Man Without a Face’ about Vladimir Putin that capitalism has duality of experience, both rich and poor. Masha Gessen said:
It turned out that capitalism alone could make people not only rich and happy but also poor, hungry, miserable, and powerless
— Masha Gessen
Robert Reich Money Quote saying financilization of business creates a bias toward the wealthy at the top. Robert Reich said:
We are lurching toward a capitalism so top-heavy it cannot be sustained
— Robert Reich
Frank Borman Money Quote saying those who default on financial obligations are treated to potential hell of going bankrupt. Frank Borman said:
Capitalism without bankruptcy is like Christianity without hell
— Frank Borman
Nick Hanauer Money Quotation saying the wealthy need to work toward more inclusive society for continued growth. Nick Hanauer said:
Fellow plutocrats, I think it may be time for us to recommit to our country, to commit to a new kind of capitalism which is both more inclusive and more effective, a capitalism that will ensure that America’s economy remains the most dynamic and prosperous in the world
— Nick Hanauer
Marianne Williamson Money Quotation saying capitalistic priorities without humanistic guidance & love becomes threatening to everyone. Marianne Williamson said:
Global capitalism unregulated by the dictates of brotherhood, justice and love is a scourge on the planet & a threat to humanity’s survival
— Marianne Williamson
Global capitalism unregulated by the dictates of brotherhood, justice and love is a scourge on the planet & a threat to humanity's survival.
— Marianne Williamson (@marwilliamson) July 2, 2015
Robert Reich Money Quotation saying government funded corporate tax breaks and financial advantages must end. Robert Reich said:
We have to demand an end to corporate welfare… No more specialized tax breaks, no more exemptions, or bailouts or special treatment, no more crony capitalism. We must eliminate all corporte handouts and do it now. — Robert Reich
Professor of Finance at Massachsetts Institute of Technology Andrew Lo Money Quotation saying Neuroscientists have shown that monetary gain stimulates our brains in the same way as cocaine, in both instances, dopamine is released in the pleasure centers of the brain. Andrew Lo said:.
In the case of cocaine, we call this addiction. In the case of monetary gain, we call it capitalism
— Andrew Lo
John Fugelsang Money Quotation saying we need to #raisethewage so our economic system can rely on people able to afford to spend disposable income. John Fugelsang said:
Hey, you know what else is good for Capitalism? A living-wage workforce that can afford to, y’know, buy shit.
— John Fugelsang
Hey, you know what else is good for Capitalism? A living-wage workforce that can afford to, y'know, buy shit.
— John Fugelsang (@JohnFugelsang) September 24, 2014
— Captain Clarion (@citizensrock) September 21, 2014
NY's new $15 minimum wage for fast food workers will impact more than 100 brands doing business in the state. One caveat: They must operate in at least 30 locations nationwide. That suggests only the big guns — like McDonald's and Dunkin' Donuts — would be hit with the wage hike when it fully takes effect in 2021. 💰🍔🍟💰🍩 But since many fast food franchises are operated by individuals, that means it will take a toll on small business owners like Laura Jankowski, who owns three Tropical Smoothie Cafe franchises on Long Island. The brand has 16 locations in New York and more than 400 nationwide. "There's not much more wiggle room [to increase prices without losing customers]," she said. "I'm going to have to cut crew." What do you think of the new minimum wage? Read more by clicking the link in our profile @cnnmoney #minimumwage #wage #money #fastfood #cash @mcdonalds @dunkindonuts #food #job @usdol