Adrienne Rich on capitalism

Adrienne Rich, Trumansburg, New-York, October 2001 - photo par Katharyn Howd Machan
Adrienne Rich, Trumansburg, New-York, October 2001 – photo par Katharyn Howd Machan

We have become a pyramidic society of the omnivorously acquisitive few, an insecure, dwindling middle class, and a multiplying number of ill-served, throwaway citizens and workers [resulting in] a kind of public breakdown, with symptoms along a spectrum from acute self-involvement to extreme anxiety to individual and group violence.Arts of the Possible: Adrienne Rich on Writing, Capitalism, Freedom, and How Silence Fertilizes the Human Imagination | Brain Pickings