wombat_socho (wombat_socho) wrote,
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Reflections on Anthony Bourdain in Haiti

Now, to be sure, there are plenty of Americans who are firmly convinced that we would all be better off if we grew our own food, bought only locally, kept firms small, eschewed modern conveniences like home appliances, went back to using only natural products, expropriated wealthy savers, harassed the capitalistic class until it felt itself unwelcome and vanished. This paradise has a name, and it is Haiti.


-from Jeffrey Tucker's "When Capital Is Nowhere In View" RTWT.

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