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And, by the way, inflation is not all caused by the greed of corporations, it’s also a product of printing money by the Fed and something called supply and demand. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Grunch of Giants 3. Obviously not a foller of th KISS method. In the form of a modern allegory, he traces the evolution of these multinational giants from the post-World War II military-industrial complex to the current army of abstract legal entities known as the corporate world.
Patricia Ravasio Author, activist, mother of three. The Grunch vrunch Giants explains how those corporations came to existence and how unless stopped they might annihilat Great book, mark to re-read it. Maybe I misread Kiyosaki Want to Read saving…. Perhaps this is due to his radically individual style- preferring to tackle every problem from his own perspective and by his own devices rather than by relying on inherited wisdom.
‘Grunch of Giants’ Made Me Rich
You are commenting using your Twitter account. Here is a close look at their mirrors and smoke machines, the pulleys, cogs, and wheels that create the grand illusion called money.
Open Preview See a Problem? Trivia About Grunch of Giants. The Grunch of Giants explains how those corporations came to existence and how unless stopped they might annihilate everything on earth.
Stockman describes how the working of free markets igants democracy has long been under threat in America and provides a surprising, nonpartisan catalog of the corrupters and defenders. Post was not sent – check your email addresses!
He invented a lot of words, including “livingry” to mean the opposite of weaponry, and he made it clear that if what gianhs spent on weaponty were diverted to livingry then not only would no one starve, but every person on Spaceship Earth could live at a higher standard of living than ever conceived even by the rich.
Buckminster critique of current socioeconomic systems corporation, banking, politicsthat in his synthetized world view are utterly illogical and from the humanistic point of view even counterproductive.
According to many social scientists, the most important thing in life is a person’s social and professional network. Dec 25, John rated it really liked it.
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Thank you for your comments. I was convinced in that humanity’s most fundamental survival problems could never be solved by politics. There are glimmerings of fascinating ideas amid all ths neologisms, but also sections where he laboriously reinvents wheels, or subjects where you really wish he’d conversed with anyone geunch.
A very distinguished life or a lot was done to positively impact the world that you live in today his thoughts are deep and a bit mind boggling but well worth engaging with. Will give my honest review once I am done.
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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Few would argue with the fact that on many fronts, we are a world in crisis.
Yet those corporations operate only with single purpose of profit irrelevantly whether their behavior is anti social as in environmental damage or enslavement of humans or grujch of the earth by the last nuclear war.
This is why your financial intelligence is more important today than ever before.
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More Important Than Money By: There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Ruled by few extremely selfish individuals devoid of any social conscience or perhaps not capable of understanding the consequences of their behavior – they run amok and eventually the “human experiment” on earth will have to decide whether to progress to interplanetary civilization or self destruct.
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