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Sounds like people are starting to take Carnegie's "Gospel of Wealth" to heart (although I guess Page would only be going half way). It's kind of exciting actually - I think this is the first time in history where enough wealthy people are going that route that we can observe how well things work under that framework.

Well, Page is arguing that private companies should be beneficiaries of charity. In the transcript, he says Google employees should donate money to the company.

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