Tag Archives: Paris

Chris Hedges: Capitalism’s Cult of Human Sacrifice

Hedges: Parras and those who live near him are among the hundreds of millions of human sacrifices that industrial capitalism demands. They are cursed from birth to endure poverty, disease, toxic contamination and, often, early death. They are forced to kneel like bound captives to be slain on the altar of capitalism in the name of progress. They have gone first. We are next.

Malik Nashad Sharpe: Paris, #BlackLivesMatter, the Cultural Violence, and the White Western State

I’m not French, but one doesn’t need to be in order to see how deeply racism runs throughout French, and Western, societies.