Call in to 712.432.9945 at 7pm in your American time zone and listen to a moderated discussion with Dr. David Korten and #occupywallst occupier, Harrison Schultz. David will speak to the Federal Reserve as part of the current corrupt and dysfunctional system of financial institutions and discuss an alternative system that would serve the American people. Ask questions via the hashtag #askFED on twitter and David will answer them live on the call.
Dr. David C. Korten is the author, most recently, of “Agenda for a New Economy: From Phantom Wealth to Real Wealth”, and “The Great Turning: From Empire to Earth Community.” His previous books include the international best-seller “When Corporations Rule the World;” and “The Post-Corporate World: Life after Capitalism.”
Dr. Korten is board chair of YES! Magazine; a board member of the Business Alliance for Local Living Economies (BALLE); co-chair of the New Economy Working Group, founded in late 2008 with the Institute for Policy Studies; founder and president of the People-Centered Development Forum; a founding associate of the International Forum
on Globalization; and a member of the Social Ventures Network, and the Club of Rome. He holds MBA and Ph.D. degrees from the Stanford Business School, has thirty years experience as a development professional in Asia, Africa, and Latin America and has served as a Harvard Business School professor, a captain in the US Air Force, a Ford Foundation Project Specialist, and a regional adviser to the US Agency for International Development.
Harrison Schultz is a sociologist and anarchist occupier at #occupywallstreet
Get to know your local federal reserve: http://www.federalreserve.gov/otherfrb.htm
With the news recently of Bank of America dumping toxic assets into the Federal Reserve in the face of the national #occupywallstreet movement, we need to get to know this system that does not seem to be concerned at all that tent cities are popping up internationally.
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