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Feature Article by Stephen Lendman
What America and the World Need Now
by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman)
Mass protests in the US and elsewhere over racist killings of Black males like George Floyd aren't good enough.
They divert attention from an array of core issues ignored by officialdom and establishment media.
Justice won't be served unless they're all addressed and corrected, systemic change that requires longterm struggle.
Days, weeks, even a few months of street protests alone will fail like always before, especially if pacified by cosmetic changes alone.
Tinkering around the edges alone assures status quo forever wars, inequity and injustice for ordinary people while privileged ones enjoy gravy train benefits.
That's the American way that's replicated throughout the West and elsewhere worldwide — governance of, by, and for special interests at the expense of the exploited vast majority.
All lives matt
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