10 Commandments for the President Elect - to Save the US Economy
Juan Enriquez (2008) Pop!Tech Pop!Cast from PopTech on Vimeo.
To continue the conversation, Pop!Tech has set up a couple spaces where:
1. Anyone can join in a respectful, civil and fact-based debate on how we got into this mess and what it’s going to take to fix it. Additionally, participants can work collaboratively on a set of wikified financial commandments for the next President of the United States - to address the crisis:
2. Participants can brainstorm about new, creative ways to tell our leaders – parties, candidates and, inevitably, Presidents-elect – that they have permission to speak candidly about this crisis and its consequences:
This is a non-partisan effort focused on generating smart recommendations disliked by Democrats, Republicans, Libertarians and the Green Party alike – bridging past political self interest to reasoned economic policies that benefit all Americans. We welcome every informed opinion and viewpoint on this critical issue.
Ultimately, this is a clarion call to our current political establishment, imploring politicians to address citizens as adults and embrace unpopular decisions that benefit the electorate – and the country.