Reply to post: Re: The problem with small-scale private philanthropy by the wealthiest is that it achieves little

World's richest bloke battles Oz catastro-fire with incredible AU$1m donation (aka load of cheap greenwashing)

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Re: The problem with small-scale private philanthropy by the wealthiest is that it achieves little

beholden to rich people's desires to provide public services

Wasn't that Oor Margaret's solution? If we let the very rich hang on to more of their money, then they'll be struck by a sudden urgent desire to fund libraries, schools, hospitals ...

Rather than, as it turned out, simply buy themselves another helicopter and a bigger yacht.

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