Rethinking Personal Wealth: Taboos and Transparency

Many Americans feel there is something deeply wrong about the staggering wealth inequality in the United States. Those who seek collective solutions often promote progressive taxation and government support for those on the lower rungs of our economic ladder. Hugh Taft-Morales explores why so few people feel comfortable even discussing their personal wealth. Should we challenge taboos that shut down candid conversation? Would increased transparency promote greater personal responsibility for managing wealth?  How might organizations like Resource Generation and Patriotic Millionaires help guide us?


Apr 25 2021


10:30 am



The Riverdale-Yonkers Society for Ethical Culture is located near the Fieldston Ethical Culture School campus in the Bronx. Click for a map to find directions:

Directions to the Ethical Society

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