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Sign on to The Next System Project statement on systemic crisis

The challenging realities of growing inequality, political stalemate, and climate disruption prompt an important insight. When the old ways no longer produce the outcomes we are looking for, something deeper is occurring. We are at or near the bottom among advanced democracies across a score of key indicators of national well-being—including relative poverty, inequality, education, social mobility, health, environment, militarization, democracy, and more. We have fundamental problems because of fundamental flaws in our economic and political system. The crisis now unfolding in so many ways across our country amounts to a systemic crisis. Today’s political economic system is not programmed to secure the wellbeing of people, place and planet. Instead, its priorities are corporate profits, the growth of GDP, and the projection of national power.

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Hendrix Berry JP Local First
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David Berry Sustainable Water Resources Roundtable, Fairhaven Lantern Media
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Charlotte Berschback Georgetown Law Student
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Jake Berstein Oberlin College
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Deepak Bhargava Center for Community Change
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J Blais
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Charles Blanchard
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Martin Blank Institute for Educational Leadership
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Dr. Brad Blanton Center for Radical Honesty
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