In shopping we trust
In his new book, political philosopher Benjamin Barber argues that capitalism and the culture of consumption are keeping citizens in a state of perpetual adolescence. He joins Midmorning to talk about how we got here, and what the consequences are for society.
- Benjamin Barber: Author of "Consumed: How Markets Corrupt Children, Infantilize Adults, and Swallow Citizens Whole." He is also president and director of the nonprofit CivWorld.