Journal entry week 5

Journal entry week 5 - W ill Cliff 4/28/10 Week 5 Jou rnal...

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Will Cliff 4/28/10 Week 5 Journal Response In the words of Steven Colbert, “Raj Patel is the messiah!” That guy is the man. I felt utterly honored being able to listen to him speak. He speaks with such elegance, integrity and humor and is leading a successful life in making a difference. He took economic phenomena’s that are extremely complicated and have taken years of understanding on his part, and was able to explain them to us in very simple, humorous terms that everyone could understand. One of my favorite explanations of his was his comparing the World Bank to the old Monty Python movie. The “punch in the face” was great. Probably the thing I respect about him most was his ability to succeed to the highest in his education—going from Oxford to London School of Economics to Cornell—yet not let that get to his ego and simply go out and make a bunch of money for himself in a capitalist world where he could succeed very easily. Instead he didn’t let his father calling him a bum and hit
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