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Thursday, April 28, 2016

Stories Of Despair

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Stories Of Despair From The Forgotten People That The U.S. Economy Has Left Behind

By Michael Snyder
End Of The American Dream Blog
April 26, 2016

There is so much economic despair in our country today, but if you have a good job and if you live in a good neighborhood you might not ever encounter it.  There really are “two Americas” in 2016, and they are getting farther and farther apart with each passing year.  ON THE OTHER HAND, you have lots of people smiling in New York City these days because of the stock market boom, and property values have soared to ridiculous levels in San Francisco because of the tech bubble.  But in between the two coasts there are vast stretches of forgotten people that the U.S. economy has left behind.  In this article I am going to share some of their stories with you.

Because I run a website called The Economic Collapse Blog, I hear from a lot of people that are really struggling in this economy.  Just yesterday, I posted an article entitled IN ONE OUT OF EVERY FIVE AMERICAN FAMILIES, NOBODY HAS A JOB, and one of my regular readers left the following comment on that article

After 5-6 some odd years I finally got a decent tech job that pays a couple of bucks more than typical fast food. For the first time in a long time I can say we are coming out of the black. But however, it’s a shaky recovery. If I lose this job at anytime in the next few years it will be devastating so Im taking the opportunity to win back my certs so that I can get a higher paying tech job.

Here’s to keeping fingers crossed

In many areas of the nation today, it is a real challenge to find a good job.  According to the Social Security Administration, 51 percent of all American workers make less than $30,000 a year at this point, and you can’t support a middle class family on $30,000 a year.  The American Dream feels like it has ended for millions upon millions of families, and this is leading to a lot of depression and despair.

I would like to share with you three comments that were recently left on a New York Times ARTICLE ABOUT DEPRESSION.  In all three instances, the commenters link their BATTLE WITH DEPRESSION with the economy in some way

#1 But for me, I see another change that has affected me as I have entered the high risk age group. Over the years, as the economy dumps, as the businesses that have employed people in my region have cut staff, or just gone away, I have seen almost every friend that I have made in the last 30 years move away. My social network imploded.

For those who cannot easily recreate new sets of friendships, especially if they are un- or underemployed, and have fractured family relationships, there is little social support to help stave off depression. And for more and more people who are working, the push to work independently, not in an office atmosphere, creates even more isolation.

#2 I have been diagnosed and have been taking meds and in therapy for 30 years. And I was hanging in there until I lost everything. College educated, a professional for 30 years, I am now on Disability and Obamacare, both of which are on the chopping block. I watch the election process in terror and wonder what will happen to people like me. Medically I am bipolar, but now I am indigent, and if I cant access health care or a place to live, IҒm done. All the Prozac in the world wont change that.

#3 I became disabled ten years ago in my mid-forties. I live alone and have no family and no friends. I miss my career so much, and having a social life. Being disabled means having less money than ever, but with greater medical costs that ever. I think of suicide quite a bit. IҒm so lonely and poor. Then I got cancer a few years ago which is in remission but causing other health problem. Im doing my best to continue to afford to keep my dog. SheҒs only 4 and could live another 14 years. Im giving her the best life possible and I don’t want to leave her. She keeps me going and is the only love I have in my life. I wish there were more social service in the U.S. for people like me. If I ever get better, or win the lottery, I will be a fierce advocate to improve the quality of life for people like me who have fallen through the cracks. Im living a life that is hell on earth. I can see why some people in similar situations choose to “opt out” when every day is painful and lonely.

Those that insist that “everything is going to be just fine| are ignoring millions of stories such as these.

There are so many Americans that are going through enormous suffering in quiet solitude, and because they arenԒt marching in the streets they are forgotten about by the rest of us.

But of course not everyone suffers so quietly.  Sometimes desperate people do desperate things, and all over the nation we are seeing rates of violent crime start to rise.

And not every person that commits acts of violent crime is looking to hurt people.  Sometimes all they want is some food.  The following comes from Natural News

According to a heartbreaking report by All Self Sustained, an elderly man was threatened with a knife last month by a man and a woman in a home invasion - the pair were looking to steal food.

71-year-old Luis Rosales answered the door of his New Jersey apartment in the afternoon and was confronted by a man and woman who were armed with an eight-inch kitchen knife. The pair forced themselves inside, threatening Rosales with death if he made too much noise.

The suspects used pepper spray to affect Rosales vision before ransacking his apartment and raiding his fridge, telling Rosales that they were hungry. They also took his wallet.

We are witnessing the slow-motion meltdown of society, and this is something that I talked about in my article yesterday and that I talk about in my new book entitled “The Rapture Verdict.”

Even with the “recovery” we have supposedly experienced, 47 percent of all Americans could not even pay an unexpected $400 emergency room bill without borrowing the money from somewhere or selling something.

And things are not going to be getting any better for the economy moving forward.  The despair and desperation that we have seen so far are nothing compared to what is coming.

A tremendous amount of love and compassion is going to be required in the years ahead, because huge numbers of people are going to be really hurting.

So how will you respond when people all around you are in very deep trouble?

Will you “bunker” up, or will you be willing to reach out and help those less fortunate than yourself?

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Sunday, February 21, 2016

The Broken Social Contract

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“It is not that humans have become any more greedy than in generations past. It is that the avenues to express greed had grown so enormously.”
- Alan Greenspan

“If workers are more insecure, that’s very ‘healthy’ for the society, because if workers are insecure, they won’t ask for wages, they won’t go on strike, they won’t call for benefits; they’ll serve the masters gladly and passively. And that’s optimal for corporations’ economic health.”
- Noam Chomsky

The Broken Social Contract

By Harvey Lothian
February 21, 2016

The unwritten but very real and clearly understood social contract under which the citizens and workers of the United States and Canada developed the countries has now been broken by the wealthy classes, the owners of major industries and businesses and the politicians, The contract is now invalid.  A new social contract is needed.

It was clearly understood by everyone in both countries, from the very beginning of the countries, that if men got what education they could, or wanted or needed, got a job, worked hard, were frugal with their money, they would eventually be able to buy a house, get married, raise a family, and eventually retire and live without undue financial stress due to the equity in their homes, their pensions and their savings.  A growing economic pie would provide enough jobs and wealth that everyone could have a good life if they were willing to work for it.  Everyone understood that.  That was the Social Contract.

In 1982 Ronald Reagan, who was probably the first moron elected President of the USA. began a war on government, stating it was the enemy not your friend, and a war on working people by beginning the process of rolling back gains U.S. workers had made in the 20th Century. Every President since Reagan, including President Obama, have continued the war on working people, by destroying labor unions and reducing benefits working people had fought for and gained in the last hundred years.

But, that was not enough for the wealthy classes, they wanted more from working people, much more; they wanted to send workers well paying jobs to countries with low wages so their corporations could make higher profits.  They wrote Free Trade Agreements and had their bought-and- paid-for politicians pass them into law, then they went around the world and had other nations pass them into law.  Then, just as Ross Perot said would happen, there was a great sucking sound as good American jobs sped overseas.  Corporate profits soared.

The greedy wealthy classes were not finished yet, they wanted more, much, much more.  They had their bought-and-paid-for politicians repeal the Glass-Steagall Act in 1999.  US banks then began an orgy of financial speculation that produced the economic crisis of 2008.  In their inimical fashion they demanded that the US government bail them out to cover their gambling losses.  The government gave them $700 billion.  Every man, woman and child in the USA was instantly $2,295 further in debt, debt owed by the US government, which the public would have to pay.  A family of three was now $6,885 further in debt.  It is probably not a stretch of the imagination to think the wealthy classes laughed their way to their mansions that day.  $700 BILLION DOLLARS!!

From 1980, when Reagan became President, to 2013, the top 1% of wage earners saw their income increase 137.7%.  The bottom 90% of workers saw their income increase by 15.2%.

In 1978 the corporate CEO to worker compensation ratio was 29.9 to 1.  In 1995 the ratio was 122.6 to 1, in 2000 it was 383.4 to 1, and 295.9 to 1 in 2013.

Income did not Trickle Down as Reagan and his henchmen said it would, income sped to the top, at almost warp speed.

While the rich were getting richer the US National Federal Debt grew to almost 18 TRILLION DOLLARS at the beginning of 2016, about $54,000 per capita, or $162,000 for a family of three.  This enormous amount of debt will either have to be paid down by the citizens of the USA or inflated away or renounced.  The wealthy classes, though, will not help pay this debt down, because, in the famous words of wealthy Leona Helmsley, ғWe dont pay taxes.  Only the little people pay taxes.Ҕ Wealthy people pay accountants, lawyers and estate planners to find ways to avoid paying taxes and ways of spiriting their money to safe havens in foreign countries.  And, the wealthy have politicians pass bills that reduce their income taxes and inheritance taxes.

In 2007 the richest 1% of the American population owned 34.5% of the countrys total wealth, and the next 19% owned 50.5%.  Thus, the top 20% of Americans owned 85% of the country’s wealth, and the bottom 80% of the population owned 15%.  That gap widened after the financial crisis of 2007 and 2008.

While the rich continued to get richer, good US jobs continued to go overseas to low wage countries, food stamp usage in the USA grew from 17 million participants in 2000 to nearly 47 million in 2014, unemployed workers became discouraged about finding work, dropped out of the work force and the participation rate dropped from 67.3% to less than 63%.  While all this was happening the US per capita debt was growing exponentially, debts that the working class would have to pay through their future taxes, debts that the wealthy classes would not pay, because We don’t pay taxes.  Only the little people pay taxes.

In the 35 years since Ronald Reagan was President nothing has been done to improve the lives of workers in the nation.  Indeed, everything possible has been done by the wealthy class and their flunky politicians to reduce workers wages and benefits and to destroy their labor unions and saddle them with debts that can never be paid down. There was, and is, no limit to the greed of the wealthy classes in the USA or anywhere else.

No one ever asked the wealthy people, who owned the means of production, for charity or a handout, all that was asked is that they give workers a fair chance to get a good job at reasonable pay so they could lead a decent life.  The wealthy classes could not do that, their greed forced them to continue squeezing every penny they could out of the workers and the Nation itself. The wealthy classes do not care if workers are underpaid, unemployed, are losing their homes and families, and that people are homeless and hungry.  They do not even care about their country. All they care about is that their wealth, income and political and economic power continue to increase.  .

It is no longer possible for the vast majority of workers to get a good job that pays a living wage.  The economic pie is no longer being shared equitably.  The wealthy classes and their political flunkies have broken the Social Contract with the workers and people of the USA and Canada.

A new Social Contract is urgently needed; a Contract that a vast majority of citizens can agree upon.  A good place to start is the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights.  especially Articles 22 to 25.

Article 22

Everyone, as a member of society, has the right to social security and is entitled to realization, through national effort and international co-operation and in accordance with the organization and resources of each State, of the economic, social and cultural rights indispensable for his dignity and the free development of his personality.

Article 23

1. Everyone has the right to work, to free choice of employment, to just and favourable conditions of work and to protection against unemployment.

2. Everyone, without any discrimination, has the right to equal pay for equal work.

3. Everyone who works has the right to just and favourable remuneration ensuring for himself and his family an existence worthy of human dignity, and supplemented, if necessary, by other means of social protection.

4. Everyone has the right to form and to join trade unions for the protection of his interests.

Article 24

Everyone has the right to rest and leisure, including reasonable limitation of working hours and periodic holidays with pay.

Article 25

1. Everyone has the right to a standard of living adequate for the health and well-being of himself and of his family, including food, clothing, housing and medical care and necessary social services, and the right to security in the event of unemployment, sickness, disability, widowhood, old age or other lack of livelihood in circumstances beyond his control.

2. Motherhood and childhood are entitled to special care and assistance. All children, whether born in or out of wedlock, shall enjoy the same social protection.

The entire United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights can be read HERE.  Everyone should read it so they know what human rights they are entitled to if they can cooperate and work together to get them.

The wealthy classes of the world will never agree to allow the people of the world to live decent lives in accordance with the common sense articles of the UN Declaration unless they are forced to do so, either through the ballot box or by stronger means such as mass demonstrations and nonviolent civil disobedience.  If the latter is required it is highly probable that a majority of police and military personnel will join the demonstrations; they, too, are workers with the same needs as everyone else.

Understand that we need the assistance of others to survive.  We need the assistance of farmers, ranchers, fishermen, truck drivers, shoemakers, carpenters, plumbers, clothing makers, and every other worker in society today.  Everyone is important, everyone is needed.

We are weak when our differences divided us, incredibly strong when our common needs and desires unite us.

It is time to demand our rights.  It is time to demand that all Free Trade Agreements be repealed and good jobs stop being sent to low wage countries.  It is time for citizens to read the Declaration of Human Rights and demand that it become a law of the land. Make copies of it.  Pass the copies around.  Discuss it with family, friends, neighbours and coworkers.  Organize.  Demand that our politicians support us.  Demonstrate.  Peacefully, without violence.  Violence always plays into their hand.  Turn any violent demonstrator over to the police, they are probably their agents anyway.

Demand that all Presidential Candidates agree that all Free Trade Agreements be repealed.  Demand that they take a stand, for or against, the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights being enacted as a law of the land.  If they are against it demand to know why, especially why they are opposed to Articles 22, 23, 24, and 25.

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Monday, February 15, 2016

Running On Empty

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NASA: 4 Billion People at Risk as Water Table Dropping All Over the World

By Andrea Germanos
Common Dreams
February 15, 2016

A new ANALYSIS reveals that global water scarcity is a far greater problem than previously thought, affecting 4 billion people - two-thirds of the world’s population - and will be “one of the most difficult and important challenges of this century.”

Previous analyses looked at water scarcity at an annual scale and had found that water scarcity affected between 1.7 and 3.1 billion people. The new study, published Friday in the journal Science Advances, assessed water scarcity on a monthly basis, more fully capturing the specific times of year when it could be an issue.

ԓWater scarcity has become a global problem affecting us all, study co-author Arjen Hoekstra, a professor of water management at the University of Twente in the Netherlands, said.

The study found that almost half of the 4 billion affected by severe water scarcity for a month or more are in India and China. Millions of others affected live in Bangladesh, Nigeria, Pakistan and Mexico.

The U.S. is far from immune to the problem, with 130 million people affected by water scarcity for at least one month a year, mostly in the states of Texas, California and Florida. And among the rivers the study notes that are fully or nearly depleted before reaching their end is the Colorado River in the West.

There are also half a billion people who face severe water scarcity year round, the analysis found.

From study:

“Direct victims of the overconsumption of water resources are the users themselves, who increasingly suffer from water shortages during DROUGHTS, resulting in reduced harvests and loss of income for farmers, threatening the livelihoods of whole communities. Businesses depending on water in their operations or supply chain also face increasing risks of water shortages. Other effects include BIODIVERSITY losses, low flows hampering navigation, land subsidence and salinization of soils and groundwater resources.”

The study concludes that “[m]eeting humanity’s increasing demand for freshwater and protecting ecosystems at the same time” will be one of the most difficult and important challenges of this century.

The new publication follows a pair of NASA STUDIES led by researchers from the University of California Irvine that showed that the impacts of global warming along with growing demand has caused the world’s water supply to drop to dangerous levels.

“The water table is dropping all over the world,” Jay Famiglietti, senior water scientist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, said at the time. “There’s not an infinite supply of water.”

“We need to get our heads together on how we manage groundwater,” Famiglietti added, “because we’re running out of it.”

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Tuesday, February 09, 2016

The Future of Work and Jobs

The future of Work and Jobs
A short overview of the key issues, illustrations, stats and videos

By Gerd Leonhard
April 25, 2015

The future of work and jobs has become a major topic for me. It is abundantly clear that the exponential digitisation, optimization, automation, virtualisation and robotisation (phew!) of society will result in a huge number of job losses around the globe, first in blue-collar jobs and then in white-collar jobs and among the so-called knowledge workers.

It is also clear that we will have a lot more work and jobs many of them not even invented yet - in all segments having to do with technology, e.g. big data, artificial intelligence, cognitive computing, deep learning, robotics etc. I guess it would be fair to say that pretty much any job that has to do with technology, data and programming is safe for the foreseeable future.

On the other side of the equation, any job that makes good use of human-only skills such as imagination, curiosity, design, understanding, empathy, social and emotional intelligence, synthesis etc is also fairly safe, such as designers, therapists and social workers, negotiators, inventors, entrepreneurs etc (see images below). Crafts people, plumbers, electricians and carpenters will also be safe for now - as their work is actually really hard to sufficiently automate, and requires a certain amount of lateral, non-rules based thinking.

At the same time, it is also pretty clear that 100s of Millions of jobs that are primarily routine-based, repetitive and rules-based will without a doubt be increasingly done by machines, and this will eventually lead to a) a dramatic reduction in work hours for us, individually b) a society in which there is no need to work for a living - i.e. for money.

Sooner or later, definining ourselves by the work that we do, and how much money we derive from that, is over. We will very likely end up with a total redefinition of our economic system and the logic of capitalism, as well as with some kind of a BASIC INCOME GUARANTEE (check out a scenario I like to call #workupation)

Read my OTHER POSTS on the future of jobs.

Read my ECONOMIC TIMES INDIA piece on the future of work and jobs

READ THIS PDF on the future of learning (Enhance magazine): Future of Learning Gerd Leonhard Enhance-Issue-5-2015

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Saturday, February 06, 2016

The End of Marriage Capitalism and God

This is the end of marriage, capitalism and God. Finally!
My fellow boomers might mock millennials, but what if the new generation has the big questions absolutely right?

By Jeff DeGraff
February 6, 2016

he next big thing isnt a clever gadget or miracle drugҗits a way of life: not a breakthrough invention but a social innovation. And itҒs not so much a beginning as it as a series of endings.

Rising numbers of young people are now deciding to do everything their parents didnt. TheyҒre eschewing cultural and economic convention to challenge what we take to be civil society. They arent marrying. TheyҒve become the refuseniks of our competitive corporate culture. And many of them have opted out of organized religion.

Lets start with a quick look at some facts:

The End of Marriage

According to the New York Times, over half of all American women under 30 who give birth are unmarried. When adjusted for levels of education and economics, the numbers skew dramatically higher.

Of course there are an array of possible causes for this trend, including everything from the relative economic independence of educated women to a shift away from the cultural stigma of unwed parentage to even a latent reaction to the divorce of their own parents. This change brings a complex array of challenges. For example, marriage is a foundational element of our legal system connected to property, beneficiary and custodial rights and obligations. Some believe that the decline of matrimony has led to the increase of children living under the poverty level. These skeptics say that if we pull the thread of marriage from the fabric of our society, it is unclear what will unravel or remain intact. While societal norms may have changed, adjusting our legal system to protect unwed mothers and their children may still be far behind.

But the end of marriage may also be a sign of something great: just look at the Scandinavian countries, which rank among the highest educated in the world with a standard of living positioned well atop of our own, and youҒll see the same downward trend for marriage among the young. Their society has not collapsed, their children are well attended, and by, most discernible standards, they are prospering.

The End of Capitalism

Well before the collapse of the middle-class economy in America, Europe and now Asia, young people started cultural movements that shifted the center of balance from economics to social values. According to Pew Research, this change is creating an enormous generation gap between boomers and millennials that is still widening. Its likely a response to the worst employment prospects for young adults in almost a centuryҗand a renewal of idealistic frontierism, with the New Urban Corridor as the 21st-century Wild West. What were once areas of blight are now shining lights for our youth. Signs of the new anti-commercialism are everywhere: shared houses and cars, urban farm collectives, and the end of intellectual property rights. Millennial survival guides abound in the form of countless blogs that offer advice on how to hack the new world. Pass the beer nuts, comrade.

Time went so as far as to call millennials the Me Me Me Generation.Ӕ While tons of readers disapproved of the essays snarky tone, what the essay really missed is the collaborative nature of this age group. There is a noticeable shift away from traditional careers in favor of values-centric goals of communal harmony. For example, a much larger percentage of recent college graduates now seek work in the nonprofit sector than graduates in the previous four decades. Many might have attributed this to the dismal job market or the availability of posh parental support, but this global, inclusive view of millennials suggests a real change in attitudes about what constitutes meaningful work.

The End of God

According to the Washington Post, 25 percent of millennials donҒt affiliate with a faith-based tradition and almost twice as many dont belong to a church. More so, a Pew Research study suggests that an astonishingly low number of youth believe in the existence of a God. As religious participation, affiliation and even belief wane in both post-Christian Europe and the Americas, atheism is now among the fastest-growing affiliations among young adults who have turned anti-faith into its own kind of faith.

What has driven our youth away from their spiritual traditions in record numbers at record speed? A recent report from progressive think tank Center for American Progress suggests a culture gap. The organization characterizes this gap as both a push away from church dogma regarding same-sex marriage and reproductive rights and a pull toward science and personal development. Abuses by clergy and power plays by the bully pulpit may also factor into this divide. Even evangelical magazine Relevant notes that social media-savvy millennials are increasingly rejecting the hierarchy of the church and turning to each other for spiritual solace and advice. Though they may not be attending traditional services, they might well be creating their own personalized spiritual playlist.

This is certainly not the first time weҒve seen this combination of individualism and communitarianism. This was, after all, the basis for American progressivism in the early 20th century. But the institutional constructs that formerly served as bridges for diverse peoples with varied views are now impassable and separate us.

Why is this Happening and What Does it Mean?

Some social theorists suggest that this transition is merely the 21st century version of the same irrational exuberance we saw in the late 1920s and 1960s. They often frame these transitions as the adolescent stage of a grand cycle of divergence and convergence. This explanation implies that we should just let the cycle run its course and things will return to normal. In reality, though, boundless connectivity has changed the way we integrate our lived experiences with our interpretation of those experiences and has created a new type of normal. With all these connective technologiesfrom smartphones to social media to translational technologiesחwere getting get a wider view, but that view is through a smaller lens.

The peer-to-peer nature of contemporary communication appears to be horizontal, democratic and inclusive, yet all of these smaller communities also result in exclusionҗan exclusion from broader forms of sense-making. In other words, we have all of these micro-segments and there is little consensus: there is no grand worldview that we all share. Rather, there are personalized worldviews.

Max Weber, a founder of the field of sociology, anticipated this situation over a hundred years ago when he suggested that the disintegration of socially ascribed roles would lead to the decline of integrating institutions and the rise of extreme individualism. This would create a polemic of horizontal pluralism: the absence of a unifying perspective to integrate values except for a nominal all-encompassing view. Webers vision for the future is not so far off from today’s reality. Without marriage, capitalism and God providing a nexus to integrate our common experience and interpretation, we lack a common identity or sense of purpose. We has become a collective Me.

Is This the End of Marriage, Capitalism, and God?

Yes and no. Yes, because more and more people are not only opting out of these institutionstheyגre actively positioning themselves against them. No, because, no matter how many alternatives arise, there will always be a need for stable family units, meritocracy, and a belief in something more than the Self.

The irony is that the people who love these institutions and belief systems most are the parents of the people who are rejecting these institutions today. Boomers were so focused on personal liberty and freedom that they forgot to clear a middle way for their children.

In place of the collective sense of destiny that bound mid- and late-20th-century Americans together are individualized acts of compassion and self-actualization. Rather than furthering a greater good like curing a disease or putting a man on the moon, millennials are furthering a greater personal good. This isnt to say that young people are selfish. In fact, the opposite is true. Organizations like Habitat for Humanity and Teach for America give people the chance to help others and cultivate themselves in the process: ItҒs a powerful combination of altruism and personal development. Our pieces are now our wholeness. In the face of the fragmentation everywhere, our next generations of creators and thinkers are finding themselves and inspiring other people to do so around them.

Marriage, capitalism and God will persist, but theyll reappear in new guises: grand forces on a more personalized, intimate scale. The key concept here is hybridity, mixtures of old institutions and innovative values: marriages with more flexibility and wider definitions, economic systems that defy categorization like microfinancing and bitcoins, and religions that are mash-ups of ancient traditions and 21st-century personal development practices from spiritual yoga to psychotherapy to eco-goddess worship.

In reality, though, we can only speculate so much. The truth is that we’re moving into unchartered territory, and we need to become OK with that. We all want to see the futureitגs in our naturebut we simply canגt: The fundamental difficulty of innovation is that we have no data on whats to come. It’s a perennial frustration, yet its also a source of vast possibility. We need to let go of traditional structures and allow for boundaries to loosen up and break down. A married Catholic capitalist, I may seem like the quintessence of the Old Guard. But with my judgment suspended and my mind opened, IҒm not just ready for everything I know to be dismantled I’m excited for it. And you should be, too.

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