The Lost Art of Cooperation
Americans are obsessed with competition, but they forget that cooperation and collective effort are the foundation of freedom.
Government and co-operation are in all
things the laws of life; anarchy and competition the laws of death.
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Benjamin R. Barber is the Gershon and Carol Kekst Professor of Civil Society and Distinguished University Professor at the University of Maryland and president and director of CivWorld, an organization that promotes awareness of international interdependence. His latest book, Consumed: How Markets Corrupt Children, Infantilize Adults, and Swallow Citizens Whole, was published in 2007.more from this author >>