DIY arts spaces are community gathering places where people make and enjoy art and music in a non-traditional setting, oftentimes a home or a warehouse space. Despite the high rents in our region, the scene is thriving.
In the wake of last year’s economic collapse, many people questioned whether America’s capitalist system was morally bankrupt. But the recession has also given rise to a wave of entrepreneurs dedicated to changing the underlying values of America’s business culture. We hear from one local business owner leading the charge and an academic encouraging business students to pursue projects with social value.
- Seth Goldman Co-Founder, President, Honest Tea; Co-Founder Bethesda Green
- G. Anand Anandalingam Dean, Robert H. Smith School of Business, The University of Maryland
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