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Whole Foods CEO John Mackey thinks capitalism should rebrand to ‘innovationism’ and believes it’s responsible for ‘lifting humanity literally out of the dirt’

Whole Foods Market founder and CEO John Mackey is a big fan of capitalism. “I will say capitalism is the greatest invention that humanity’s ever done,” Mackey said, speaking at the Federalist Society’s October 1 panel on “The Future of Our Food.” Mackey described capitalism as a “win-win-win game” that […]
Whole Foods CEO John Mackey thinks capitalism should rebrand to ‘innovationism’ and believes it’s responsible for ‘lifting humanity literally out of the dirt’
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3 books reveal how there’s a ‘shadowy’ conspiracy to destroy American democracy fuelled by free-market and anti-government sentiment, two hallmarks of far-right movements

Paul Constant is a writer at Civic Ventures, a cofounder of the Seattle Review of Books, and a frequent cohost of the “Pitchfork Economics” podcast with Nick Hanauer and David Goldstein. On the latest episode of Pitchfork Economics, David Goldstein speaks with author Nancy McLean about a “multi-decade plot against […]
3 books reveal how there’s a ‘shadowy’ conspiracy to destroy American democracy fuelled by free-market and anti-government sentiment, two hallmarks of far-right movements