Wendell Berry Quote

Today, local economies are being destroyed by the "pluralistic," displaced, global economy, which has no respect for what works in a locality. The global economy is built on the principle that one place can be exploited, even destroyed, for the sake of another place.


Interview in New Perspectives Quarterly (1992), quoted in his Profile at The Poetry Foundation

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Today, local economies are being destroyed by the pluralistic, displaced, global economy, which has no respect for what works in a locality. The...

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Today, local economies are being destroyed by the pluralistic, displaced, global economy, which has no respect for what works in a locality. The...

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Today, local economies are being destroyed by the pluralistic, displaced, global economy, which has no respect for what works in a locality. The...

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Today, local economies are being destroyed by the pluralistic, displaced, global economy, which has no respect for what works in a locality. The...