Here is the political question of our time: Will it be one future for all, or many futures side by side? Read on.
—Any movement toward secession is a good thing, no matter how ill-conceived. It puts a different idea in minds: defect, decentralize, opt out, strive to become more self-sufficient. This idea can spawn many new strategies, over the long run.
Phi Beta Iota: Jon has provided a brilliant summation of what could be the major trend of our time along with populism. Worthy of a full read to get to his conclusions.