Zombie Capitalism: Henry Giroux to appear on this week’s Moyers & Company
Bill Moyers: “Preview: Politics in the Age of Casino Capitalism”
This week on Moyers & Company, author and scholar Henry Giroux explains how our political system has turned people into zombies
This episode of Moyers & Company, entitled “Zombie Politics and Casino Capitalism” is scheduled to air this weekend in New York on both WLIW (Saturday at 7pm) and WNET (Sunday at 6:30pm) – check you local schedule.
UPDATE: “Henry Giroux on Zombie Politics” has a full transcript of the interview:
A very wise teacher once told us, “If you want to change the world, change the metaphor.”
Recently I read a book and saw a film that opened my eyes to see differently the crisis of our times, and the metaphor used by both was, believe it or not, zombies. You heard me right, zombies.
Why that metaphor, zombie politics?