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.
Phyllis Bennis is a fellow of the Institute for Policy Studies and of the Transnational Institute in Amsterdam. Her books include Before & After: U.S. Foreign Policy and the War on Terrorism.