(edit: I’m seeing conflicting reports as to whether this plan is still going through)
So here’s the situation as I understand it:
Last year the tanzanian government was going to forcefully kick tens of thousands of Maasai herders off of roughly 1,500 square kilometers of Maasai ancestral land to make room for a “wildlife corridor”. 1,511 more words
We do however live in a Capitalist World.
Capitalism is woven into nearly every aspect of our lives, yet it’s rarely subject to substantive conversation. If we’re to move forward as a society, capitalism needs to be up for serious discussion, honest evaluation and, ultimately, systemic change. 2,130 more words