Tag Archives: Chris Hedges

Reflections on the Wretched of the Earth


I am reminded of a book I read long, long ago:  Lanternari’s “The Religions of the Oppressed.”  (http://tinyurl.com/lqzrthu)  Throughout the world runs a theme of transcendence from oppression both spiritually and politically.  Society has always been led by the Big … Continue reading

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Murder Is Not An Anomaly in War


These are the words of a man tired of war. Tired of war in the fourth dimension: time.  Tired of war that few people see because to show a body exploding in slow motion might put us off our dinner. … Continue reading

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