We must simultaneously go deep within ourselves to reconnect with our source, and spread ourselves wide, throughout our communities. We must move toward conscious evolution.
What do Gov. Scott Walker and Walmart have in common? They talk pay raises in public while cheating their workers of pay. Perhaps "always low wages" should be the slogan for the candidate who recently called the minimum wage a "lame" idea.
Simon Johnson, former chief economist of the International Monetary Fund, is a professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, and a member of the CBO’s Panel of Economic Advisers. He is a co-founder of The Baseline Scenario.