Quotes – Benjamin Barber

Benjamin Barber

Benjamin R. Barber (August 2, 1939 – April 24, 2017) was an American political theorist and author, perhaps best known for his 1995 bestseller, Jihad vs. McWorld, and for 2013’s If Mayors Ruled the World as well as the classic of democratic theory, 1984’s Strong Democracy (revised in 2004). He became a top-level international consultant on participatory democracy as well as an adviser to Bill Clinton, Howard Dean, and Muammar Gaddafi.

“I don’t divide the world into weak and the strong, or the successes and the failures….I divide the world into the learners and the non-learners.” Benjamin Barber

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