Tanja Andrejasic Wechsler
Tanja Andrejasic Wechsler is the founder of Our Humanity Matters, created to further the understanding of humanity and the spiritual and ecological challenges of mass media culture. Born in Slovenia, she completed a rigid study in Philosophy with world-renowned philosophers at the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts. She moved to New York and has since dedicated her studies to the field of media. She received an MA in Media from the New School University in New York City.
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Friday, October 14, 2016
Mass Media, the Wetiko Virus and the Future of Humanity
The Cree Indians of North America, and many First Nations, have a concept called wetiko , a cannibalistic mind-virus that creates an unnatural desire to continually consume human flesh and gives its host an 'icy heart.' Martin Kirk and Alnoor Ladha describe the wetiko nature of modern capitalism:...