re posted from Alternet.org
How Billionaires Use Non-Profits to Bypass Governments and Force Their Agendas on Humanity
As wealth becomes concentrated in fewer hands, so does political and social power via foundations and non-profits.
BySarah Lazare / AlterNet
February 29, 2016
As wealth becomes concentrated in fewer and fewer hands, the billionaire class is increasingly turning to foundations and non-profits to enact the change they would like to see in the world. Amid the rise of philanthrocapitalism
, growing numbers of critics are raising serious questions about whether this outsized influence is doing more harm than …