Partnership trumps Domination: What’s really at stake in this US Presidential Election

Read the latest post from Caring Economy leader Julie Hanks, PhD. This 2016 presidential election isn’t about the candidates, Hillary or Trump. It’s about choosing the fate of our future and the fundamental model by which we will organize: domination or partnership. We cannot continue on our current trajectory of domination.

Riane Eisler’s model of human relationships suggests that societies tend to orient toward either a domination model or a partnership model. “The struggle for our future is not between East and West, North and South, religion or secularism, capitalism or socialism, but within all these. It is the struggle between those who cling to patterns of domination and those working for a more equitable partnership world,” says Eisler. Read more…

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