Inside Corporate America's Social Justice ScamGebonden Engels 2021 9781546090786
A young entrepreneur makes the case that politics has no place in business, and sets out a new vision for the future of American capitalism.
There's a new invisible force at work in our economic and cultural lives. It affects every advertisement we see and every product we buy, from our morning coffee to a new pair of shoes. 'Stakeholder capitalism' makes rosy promises of a better, more diverse, environmentally-friendly world, but in reality this ideology championed by America's business and political leaders robs us of our money, our voice, and our identity.
Vivek Ramaswamy is a traitor to his class.
He's founded multibillion-dollar enterprises, led a biotech company as CEO, he became a hedge fund partner in his 20s, trained as a scientist at Harvard and a lawyer at Yale, and grew up the child of immigrants in a small town in Ohio. Now he takes us behind the scenes into corporate boardrooms and five-star conferences, into Ivy League classrooms and secretive nonprofits, to reveal the defining scam of our century.
The modern woke-industrial complex divides us as a people. By mixing morality with consumerism, America's elites prey on our innermost insecurities about who we really are.
They sell us cheap social causes and skin-deep identities to satisfy our hunger for a cause and our search for meaning, at a moment when we as Americans lack both.
This book not only rips back the curtain on the new corporatist agenda, it offers a better way forward. America's elites may want to sort us into demographic boxes, but we don't have to stay there. Woke, Inc.begins as a critique of stakeholder capitalism and ends with an exploration of what it means to be an American in 2021a journey that begins with cynicism and ends with hope.
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1 The Goldman rule
2 How I became a capitalist
3 What's the purpose of a corporation?
4 The rise of the managerial class
5 The ESG bubble
6 An arranged marriage
7 Henchmen of the Woke-industrial complex
8 When dictators become stakeholders
9 The Silicon Leviathan
10 Wokeness is like a religion
11 Actually, Wokeness is literally a religion
12 Critical diversity theory
13 Woke consumerism and the Bog Sort
14 The Bastardization of service
15 Who are we?
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