Quick guide to Philanthrocapitalism

Normally, it is governments that are tasked to look out for the common good and battling the general societal ills, but that is increasingly less true. The philanthrocapitalists, people who would lose the most from genuine social change have, using the weight of their extreme wealth, placed themselves in charge of social change, altering how we think about everything concerning our personal and societal well-being.

Andrew Carnegie’s 1889 seminal essay on the topic called “Wealth” (popularly called “Gospel of Wealth”) has provided the intellectual fuel, which can be…