Marjorie Kelly

Marjorie Kelly is a fellow with the Tellus Institute and holds a dual appointment as director of ownership strategy with Cutting Edge Capital consulting firm. Kelly was co-founder and for 20 years president of Business Ethics magazine, best known for its listing of the 100 Best Corporate Citizens. She is author of Owning Our Future: The Emerging Ownership Revolution and The Divine Right of Capital, which was named by Library Journal as one of the 10 Best Business Books of the Year and was translated into three languages. To find more about her, including downloading her reports, articles, and blog posts, see

The Economy: Under New Ownership

Pushing my grocery cart down the aisle, I spot on the fruit counter a dozen plastic bags of bananas labeled “Organic, Equal Exchange.” My heart leaps a little. I’d been thrilled, months earlier, when I found my local grocer...