Michael Parenti (1933 - ), US academic

‘The problem with capitalism is that it best rewards the worst part of us: the ruthless, competitive, conniving, opportunistic, acquisitive drives, giving little reward and often much punishment – or at least much handicap – to honesty, compassion, fair play, many forms of hard work, love of justice, and a concern for those in need.’

New Internationalist issue 409 magazine cover This article is from the March 2008 issue of New Internationalist.
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