Should We Be “Beating Up the Benefactors”?

In an article based on their forthcoming book, “The Trouble with Billionaires,” authors Linda McQuaig and Neil Brooks take aim not just at rich people generally but benefactors to universities specifically.  This is just the latest salvo in the war of words against the wealthy since the financial meltdown in 2008.  First high-income earners were lambasted for being insufficiently generous.  Now their giving is described as bad for society as well.  What’s a rich guy–or a fundraiser–to do?  Take a look at my “just back from blogging vacation” post on the Fundraising Sherpa blog to read more and weigh in!

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