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Whole Foods CEO: ‘Socialists Are Taking Over’

John Mackey

At a glance

  • John Mackey, longtime CEO of Whole Foods, is retiring at the end of August.
  • Mackey has been a rare voice for liberty, preaching what he describes as “conscious capitalism.”
  • Mackey said he felt muzzled at Whole Foods, but plans to be more outspoken in celebrating capitalism after his retirement.



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