The Collapse of Globalization
by Chris Hedges

The uprisings in the Middle East, the unrest that is tearing apart nations such as the Ivory Coast, the bubbling discontent in Greece, Ireland and Britain and the labor disputes in states such as Wisconsin and Ohio presage the collapse of globalization. They presage a world where vital resources, including food and water, jobs and security, are becoming scarcer and harder to obtain. They presage growing misery for hundreds of millions of people who find themselves trapped in failed states, suffering escalating violence and crippling poverty. They presage increasingly draconian controls and force-take a look at what is being done to Pfc. Bradley Manning-used to protect the corporate elite who are orchestrating our demise.

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One Comment to “Globalization is a bad idea whose time has GONE (Chris Hedges)”

  • Chris Hedges is a beacon of light in these dark times. I cannot recommend his books, and articles highly enough. If you haven’t seen them, the videos on YouTube of his lectures and interviews are well worth watching. He is unrelentingly serious and very bleak, but he lucidly reveals some of the most profound and disturbing truths of this era.

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