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  • 'Tis the Season to Be Frightened

    Ebola, Dengue fever, West Nile virus ... Republican ideology created some of these threats in the first place, or managed to make others worse. The climate crisis, which Republicans dismiss en masse, is a key ingredient in all of them.

  • The 0.01 Percent's "I Reap All" Accounts

    At least 9,000 wealthy Americans have amassed $5 million-plus sized IRAs. Multimillionaires and billionaires are shielding vast fortunes from taxation with monstrously huge IRAs.

Eric Best

Eric Best

Eric Best, author of "Into My Father's Wake," is an author, speaker and strategy consultant to individuals and corporations. Educated at Hamilton College and Harvard and Stanford Universities, his background as a journalist (Lowell Sun, USA Today, San Francisco Examiner), futurist (Global Business Network, Morgan Stanley), and solo ocean sailor (San Francisco to Hawaii and back, 1989 and 1993) inform his insights. The father of three, he lives and maintains offices in Brooklyn, New York, where he currently consults for a global financial firm and is working on two new books. For more information please visit ericbestonline.com and follow the author on Facebook and Twitter.

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Eric Best

Eric Best

Eric Best, author of "Into My Father's Wake," is an author, speaker and strategy consultant to individuals and corporations. Educated at Hamilton College and Harvard and Stanford Universities, his background as a journalist (Lowell Sun, USA Today, San Francisco Examiner), futurist (Global Business Network, Morgan Stanley), and solo ocean sailor (San Francisco to Hawaii and back, 1989 and 1993) inform his insights. The father of three, he lives and maintains offices in Brooklyn, New York, where he currently consults for a global financial firm and is working on two new books. For more information please visit ericbestonline.com and follow the author on Facebook and Twitter.

Other articles by this author

Global Groundswell: Mad as Hell

By Eric Best, Truthout | Op-Ed

Into My Father's Wake

By Eric Best, Truthout | Book Excerpt

Is This the Way the World Ends?

By Eric Best, Truthout | Book Review