Sam Pizzigati: A primer for taming power
The 79-year-old corporate gadfly Robert Monks, the former top federal regulator over America’s pension system, earlier this year opined that Corporate America operates "for the personal enrichment and glorification of its manager-kings."
Too harsh a judgment? Hardly. Current standard corporate operating procedures only make sense if we acknowledge that American Big Business has essentially become the private preserve of an elite executive class.