Somehow, I was not invited to the prestigious and exclusive World Economic Forum in Davos this year.
Many other members of the media were there along with the corporate executives, politicians, celebrities, cautiously happy bankers, an anxious Shimon Peres complaining that the world is becoming ungovernable and some topless Ukrainian women protesters who were there but not invited. Among the missing (besides me) were top officials from the Obama Administration and a strong sense of moral purpose, or much purpose at all. To wit:
“Ordinary folk trust Davos Man no more than they would a lobbyist for the Worldwide Federation of Weasels.” Continue reading