Chris Hedges Explains How Entire Regions Within the US Are Treated Like Exploited Colonies | Alternet

3 Jan

And I think the other reason Pine Ridge is important, is because the native communities were structured very differently. People who hoarded and kept everything for themselves were disposed; everything was communal; there was an understanding that all forms of life, including the natural world, were sacred. This is unacceptable in a capitalist society where human and natural life are commodities that you exploit for money until exhaustion or collapse

via Chris Hedges Explains How Entire Regions Within the US Are Treated Like Exploited Colonies | Alternet.

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