The Atlantic celebrates October with a Values issue, complete with Bill Clinton on the cover. Inside, Jonathan Rauch finds out how Clinton is reinventing charity–and himself. Rauch writes:
To Clinton, profit is necessary and entirely legitimate, a point he makes to anyone who will listen. “I think it’s wrong to ask anyone to lose money.”
Explains a lot, doesn’t it?
Also in the issue:
The Conscientious Investor, by Henry Blodget
Socially responsible investing is neither as profitable nor as responsible as advertised. But if you insist, here’s how to do it right.
About Facebook, by Michael Hirschorn
Meanwhile, unlike almost any other service on the Web, Facebook lets you decide to restrict this activity to your friend group and/or hide it from Google’s prying eyes.
Bad timing, as Google can now peer into Facebook.