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Friends in Business

Good evening, endangered species,” I began my talk at the October dinner of Philadelphia Friends in Business. I had been […]

Jack Powelson, after writing the article “Why I Am Leaving Quakers” (FJ April 2002), has decided to return and is still a member of Boulder (Colo.) Meeting. He is editor of “The Quaker Economist,” an online economics letter for Friends. Mark Cary’s analysis of Friends’ attitudes toward business appears as No. 40 in this series. See http://​tqe​.quaker​.org.


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Economics by Innuendo and Error

David Morse’s “A Quaker Response to Economic Globalization” (FJ May) exhibits many errors in economics. He is correct to sympathize […]

Jack Powelson is professor of Economics, emeritus, at University of Colorado. He has written extensively on issues of poverty and economic development. He is a member of Boulder (Colo.) Meeting, and he edits The Quaker Economist (http://​qlc​.quaker​.org).


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Why I am Leaving Quakers

When I joined Friends 58 years ago, I felt integrated into my meeting. Quakers enveloped me and permeated me; I […]

Jack Powelson, of Boulder (Colo.) Meeting, is professor emeritus of Economics at University of Colorado, and the author of several books, including Facing Social Revolution; Dialogue with Friends; Seeking Truth Together; and a Pendle Hill Pamphlet, Holistic Economics.


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Economics from an Indigenous Perspective

Both David Morse (“A Quaker Response to Economic Globalization,” FJ May) and Jack Powelson (“Economics by innuendo and error,” Viewpoint, […]


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Emweakenment and the Moral Economy

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Brown Cushion

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Seeking the Truth

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New Russia’s Primer

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Civil Disobedience

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Soviet Union, South Africa, and Us

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