A Continent In Travail: EUROPE'S DEATH: (Hutchinson's Report)

EUROPE'S DEATH

Europe is writhing in its death throes. It has been wounded beyond hope of recovery. Its end is at hand. When I say "Europe" I mean, of course, not the geographical but the cultural entity. I mean the liberal civilization that emerged out of the Renaissance, emancipating the political force that succeeded the provincialism of feudalism and the mechanism of world markets and rising living standards that were the capitalist contribution to that elusive achievement called progress. . . .

Moral Collapse. The physical destruction, one soon discovers, constitutes only a...

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