Slavery and the Age of Ego 

The continual expanse of western enslavement culture has never been directly about race, class, or any other perceived external divisions, rather it’s an ego sickness at its root. When the ego drive is running the show we are slaves to its impulses, subsequently the external world we’ve constructed expresses that which is within; a slavish More

Source: Slavery and the Age of Ego – CounterPunch.org