Thoughts on Corporations and Social Change … by Alice B. Clagett ..

Revised; originally published on 8 March 2011

“It is truly enough said, that a corporation has no conscience; but a corporation of conscientious men is a corporation with a conscience.” –Henry David Thoreau (1)

Dear Ones,

  • A Prayer for Corporations
  • Star Trek Social Ideals

A PRAYER FOR CORPORATIONS

May all members of the boards of corporations, all over the world, become less like Ferengi … (2)

Video: “Star Trek Ferengi Rules of Acquisition Actual Show Footage,” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UIBT-JYiCuE ..

and more like the members of the Starship Enterprise:

Video: “You see, money doesn’t exist in the 24th Century,” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TOcKGREiY30 ..

STAR TREK SOCIAL IDEALS

Here’s more on the difference between present-day society and the Star Trek world of the 23rd and 24th Centuries:

Video: “No hunger in the future (Star Trek),” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jp3OhC3NoMk ..

In love, light and joy,
I Am of the Stars

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FOOTNOTES

(1) from “On the Duty of Civil Disobedience” by Henry David Thoreau, 1849,http://www.ibiblio.org/ebooks/Thoreau/Civil%20Disobedience.pdf … public domain

(2) My favorite Ferengi rules of acquisition: #1, #10, #23, #34, #211, and #239.

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