Alan Webber talks about the unhitching of responsibility
from freedom and of duty from liberty. Excerpt below,
whole post here.
"Too many of our business "leaders" want freedom and no
responsibility. Freedom to make as much money as possible.
Freedom to do business in a way that confers the greatest
rewards for them, the greatest power for their firm, the
greatest growth for their operation, the greatest reach for
And they want liberty--liberty to do as they please. Liberty
to take liberties.
But responsibility and duty? They seem like ancient words
from another time, another place."