Chris Hedges concludes:
“Let us not st and
meekly at the open gates of the city waiting passively for the barbarians. They are coming.
They are slouching toward Bethlehem.
Let us shake off our complacency and cynicism.
Let us openly defy the liberal establishment, which will not save us, to demand and fight for economic reparations for our working class.
Let us reincorporate these dispossessed into our economy.
Let us give them a reality-based hope for
Time is running out.
If we do not act, American fascists, clutching Christian crosses, waving American flags and orchestrating mass recitations of the Pledge of Allegiance, will use this rage to snuff us out.”
This is the end of an insightful article. I don’t agree with everything in it, but it’s a must read for all who are concerned about the well being of our country.