The Capitalism Paradox?


I took a quick look at Twitter this morning, and found the following two posts, back-to-back, in my twitter stream.  I can’t say I’m none the worse for wear, but at least my head did not explode.

http://twitter.com/SparkingInsight/status/137876726276571138

The article opens with:

AS PROTESTS against financial power sweep the world this week, science may have confirmed the protesters’ worst fears. An analysis of the relationships between 43,000 transnational corporations has identified a relatively small group of companies, mainly banks, with disproportionate power over the global economy.

And this one with:

By collaborating with companies, donors will see their aid have a much bigger impact and genuinely contribute to pro-poor growth

Did I miss something, or is this an example of perfect incongruence?Please share your thoughts in the comment section below.