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Video: Born on Third Base by Chuck Collins

Chuck Collins talked about his book, Born on Third Base: A One Percenter Makes the Case for Tackling Inequality, Bringing Wealth Home, and Committing to the Common Good, about inequality in the United States and what to do about it. Mr. Collins is the great-grandson of Oscar Mayer, founder of the Oscar Mayer meat company, and gave away a $500,000 inheritance when he was 26 years old.
to watch the 58-minute presentation by Chick Collins originally broadcast on 9/21/16, click on


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Chuck Collins at First Unitarian Church, 12th and Salmon 14.Nov.2016 09:57


Chuck Collins will be speaking at First Unitarian Church, 12th and Salmon, on Tuesday Nov 15, 2016 at 7PM.

We need a different vision of growth than exponential growth. The perpetual growth machine, the extractive machine destroying nature, must give way to an environmentally-friendly model. Community enterprises and democratic ideas are vital. Inequality.org is his portal.

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Not on 3rd Base

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