Public Viewpoint: Changing Profit’s Meaning Would Help

Posted: July 9, 2014 at 6 a.m.

Progressives want the control, the power, to be in the hands of the people, not governments, and certainly not corporations. And by people, we mean all adults with legal voting rights. We want our public leaders to be held accountable for the wrongs they knowingly commit, such as pretending that our national security is threatened when it is not. And we want corporations to be stopped from raping and pillaging planet Earth for the bottom line, profit. We want the idea of “profit” to be changed from money to creating a sustainable world, one in which all God’s creatures exist harmoniously with a strong sense of fairness and equality.

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