Margaret Heffernan


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MARGARET HEFFERNAN is an entrepreneur, Chief Executive and author. She was born in Texas, raised in Holland and educated at Cambridge University. She worked in BBC Radio for five years where she wrote, directed, produced and commissioned dozens of documentaries and dramas.

As a television producer, she made documentary films for Timewatch, Arena, and Newsnight. She was one of the producers of Out of the Doll's House, the prize-winning documentary series about the history of women in the twentieth century.

She designed and executive produced a thirteen part series on The French Revolution for the BBC and A&E. The series featured, among others, Alan Rickman, Alfred Molina, Janet Suzman, Simon Callow and Jim Broadbent and introduced both histor
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“You cannot fix a problem that you refuse to acknowledge.”
Margaret Heffernan, Willful Blindness: Why We Ignore the Obvious at Our Peril

“When we care about people, we care less about money, and when we care about money, we care less about people.”
Margaret Heffernan, Willful Blindness: Why We Ignore the Obvious at Our Peril
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“As long as it (an issue) remains invisible, it is guaranteed to remain insoluble.”
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