I thought in the wake of the economic downturn from happier times, I’d post a piece my vegetarian brother wrote a few years back about the military industrial complex in America, rising corporate greed, the underdeveloped of poorer countries by the World Bank, the backwards geography of our daily needs, and the stirring uprising in underground communities meeting in local coffee shops.
It is titled, “Starbucks.”
“Why are you drinking Starbucks?” I said.
“I just need to wake up,” she said.
“Exactly,” I said.