Day: August 14, 2011

Benefit corporations or corporations on benefit?

There’s a fascinating way forward on the icky subject of corporations at The Nation right now: […] a promising alternative [to the current figure of exclusively profit-driven corporations] is emerging: an entity called the Benefit Corporation, which has been written…

Telling home truths

I was following an exchange on Twitter a moment ago where the question arose of why conservatives seemed better than progressives at providing game-changing moments in history.  The particular example in question involved first-time moments for women (first woman prime…