The Mirage of Material Gratification in the Era of Carefully Crafted Hate


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The Mirage of Material Gratification in the Era of Carefully Crafted Hate …



Anaesthetised souls, willfully sterile minds,

prancing around,

searching, ever searching,

on the prowl,

reaching for, hungering after, thirstily,

the mirage of material gratification,

drooling in the bottomless pit of an insatiable satisfaction.



The price?



Human beings dehumanised into mere chattel.

women abused and denigrated into second-class citizens.


the rise of racism,

rabid nationalism,

religious fanaticism,

sectarian divisions,

outright fascism,


the rise of those who choose to prey and play and inflame the very worst elements of human nature –


fear, and not the reaching out and trying to understand each other,

hate, and not appreciating that we all bleed red as one human race,

arrogance, and not the humility espoused by all religions and basic humanism,

walls, and not bridges to bring together our common human family closer together,

sowing discord, and not a…

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