"[T]he lens in which the politicians of our country see everything is
ideology, partisanship, and their own personal reelection."
Note: This blog originally appeared in the Huffington Post on 9/07/11.
James Wolfensohn, chairman of Wolfensohn & Company, LLC, is the former president of the World Bank (1995-2005). He discusses his book A Global Life: My Journey among Rich and Poor, from Sydney to Wall Street to the World Bank (October 2010; Public Affairs).