Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World

Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World ⌞ Hardcover [ Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World ] ٌ ePUB Author Anand Giridharadas ᠇ Entertaining and gripping For those at the helm, the philanthropic plutocrats and aspiring change agents who believe they are helping but are actually making things worse, its time for a reckoning with their role in this spiraling dilemma I suggest they might want to read a copy of this book while in the Hamptons this summer Joseph E Stiglitz, The New York Times Book Review Important An empathic tone gives the book its persuasive power to touch the hearts of even those readers, like myself, who are the targets of its criticism Mark Kramer, Stanford Social Innovation ReviewProvocative and passionate This damning portrait of contemporary American philanthropy is a must read for anyone interested in changing the world Publishers Weekly boxed and starred review Anyone following the debate about the role ofphilanthrocapitalists, corporate foundationsor tech billionairesin solving the world s problemswill want to watch forthis new book Jena McGregor, The Washington PostThis is a very difficult subject to tackle, but Giridharadas executes it brilliantly This must have titlewill be of great interest to readers, from students to professionals and everyone in between,interested in solutions to todays complex problems Winners Take Allwill be the starting point of conversations private and in groups on alternatives to the status quo and calls to action An excellent book for troubled times BooklistIn Anands thought provoking book his fresh perspective on solving complex societal problems is admirable.I appreciate his commitment and dedication to spreading social justice Bill GatesAn insightful and refreshing perspective on some of the most vexing issues this nation confronts.This is an important book from a gifted writer whose honest exploration of complex problems provides urgently needed clarity in an increasingly confusing era Bryan Stevenson, author of Just MercyA trenchant, humane, and often revelatory investigation by one of the wisest nonfiction writers going Katherine Boo, author of Behind the Beautiful Forevers Winners Take All is the book I have been waiting forthe most important intervention yet regarding elite driven solutions, a vitally important problem to expose.The book courageously answers so many of the critical questions about how, despite much good will and many good people, we struggle to achieve progress in twenty first century America If you want to be part of the solution, you should read this book Ai jen Poo, director, National Domestic Workers Alliance A brilliant, rising voice of our era takes us on a journey among the global elite in his search for understanding of our tragic disconnect Thought provoking, expansive, and timely Isabel Wilkerson, author, The Warmth of Other Suns Winners Take All boldly exposes one of the great if little reported scandals of the age of globalization the domestication of the life of the mind by political and financial power and the substitution of thought leaders for critical thinkers It not only reorients us as we lurch out of a long ideological intoxication it also embodies the valuesintellectual autonomy and dissentthat we need to build a just society Pankaj Mishra, author of Age of AngerIn this trenchant and timely book, Anand Giridharadas shows how the winners of global capitalism seek to help the losers, but without disturbing the market friendly arrangements that keep the winners on top.He gives us an incisive critique of corporate sponsored charities that promote frictionless win win solutions to the worlds problems but disdain the hard, contentious work of democratic politics.An indispensable guide for those perplexed by the rising public anger toward change making elites Michael J Sandel, author of What Money Cant Buy The Moral Limits of MarketsANAND GIRIDHARADAS is the author of The True American and India Calling He was a foreign correspondent and columnist for The New York Times from 2005 to 2016, and has also written for The Atlantic, The New Republic, and The New Yorker He is an Aspen Institute fellow, an on air political analyst for MSNBC, and a former McKinsey analyst He teaches journalism at New York University and has spoken on the main stage of TED His writing has been honored by the Society of Publishers in Asia, the Poynter Fellowship at Yale, and the New York Public Library s Helen Bernstein Award He lives in Brooklyn, New York. 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    • 1.4
    • 84
    • Hardcover
    • Anand Giridharadas
    • English
    • 17 February 2016
    • 304 pages