About the Book: We, the Oppressors
An eye-opening book about how societies are designed to support the status of
those in power at the destructive expense of those without it. Read it and take
Ecological oppression: From 1958, China declared war on sparrows, destroying
their crops, contributing to the deaths of more than 10 million people.
Economic oppression: In the 19th century, the Shuar people of Ecuador were
driven by economic need to wage bloody wars to procure shrunken heads for the
Western curio market, which nearly destroyed their society.
Educational oppression: There have been 55 prime ministers of Great Britain, of