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Richard Branson on why “great wealth means great responsibility” (Video)

Money is power, and when the bulk of the world’s resources rest in the hands of the few, this can pose serious problems to fundamental ideas like democracy and freedom. Fortunately, some of the globe’s richest business owners seem just as troubled by this concern.

Here, Richard Branson explains why he’s pledged to give away half of his wealth, how entrepreneurial minds can help to figure out the world’s biggest problems and why he believes that “if you’re in a position to make a difference, you’ve got to try and make a difference.”