Our nation's economic strength depends on manufacturing and technical development, NOT on Wall Street financial manipulations.
The current financial meltdown has been a public relations disaster and has angered the public and Congress. Bankers and Wall Street executives are viewed as con-artists who hold the American economy hostage for their insatiable greed. Why can't Wall Street be an army of philanthropists?
ATEA members must help reform the culture, and instill a mission of public service not only on Wall Street but Industrial firms as well.
My message to Wall Street is this:
Give back to the community--to the local charitable and cultural …