All posts tagged with: agrarianism

Surveyors, Farmers, Industrialists, and Democrats

At Philanthropy Daily I ponder the tensions of modern agrarianism… In his 2012 Jefferson Lecture, agrarian belle lettrist Wendell Berry indicts corporate industrialism for its role in the degradation of land communities and land-use economies and not so subtly hints that American philanthropy was an outgrowth of this degradation….