Monday, November 28, 2016

Chris Hedges: Waiting for the Barbarians - Chris Hedges - Truthdig

Chris Hedges: Waiting for the Barbarians - Chris Hedges - Truthdig

The failure of our capitalist democracy was collective. It was bred by ignorance, indifference, racism, bigotry and the seduction of mass propaganda. It was bred by elites, especially in the press, the courts and academia, who chose careerism over moral and intellectual courage. Our rights as citizens were taken from us one by one. There was hardly a word of protest.

  

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