“[Billionaire philanthropy is] that strange dualism of wanting to make a difference and wanting to cling to one’s privileges.” Show more
Many are cynical, but a few may be “blind to ways in which they might not actually be the humanitarians they think they are…
“This is not about rich people who do the right thing versus rich people who do the wrong thing.
“This is a fundamental question of, why do rich people have so much power over public life?”
“When the winners get to redress the injustices they helped to create, they gain a veto for any kind of solutions to those problems that would threaten them.”
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