Worth A Look: The Revolt of The Public and the Crisis of Authority in the New Millennium

In the words of economist and scholar Arnold Kling, Martin Gurri saw it coming. Technology has categorically reversed the information balance of power between the public and the elites who manage the great hierarchical institutions of the industrial age government, political parties, the media. The Revolt of the Public tells the story of how insurgencies, …

Tom Atlee: Thoughts on strategic thinking in our current crisis

Thoughts on strategic thinking in our current crisis There is much debate in my circles about how to respond to the the current crisis in democracy and our social fabric. I’m sensing some patterns among independent approaches being promoted separately. In this post, I attempt an initial overview of these and the necessity to validate …

Berto Jongman: International Crisis Group on 10 Conflicts in 2021

He appears to be an anti-Trumper and hence a Deep State apologist. He particularly ignores the fact that Trump started no new wars and began a deliberate withdrawal of US troops from around the world, while also cutting off US military support to CIA terrorism. 10 Conflicts to Watch in 2021

Review (Publisher): Corporate Crime and Punishment: The Crisis of Underenforcement

In the early 2000s, federal enforcement efforts sent white collar criminals at Enron and WorldCom to prison. But since the 2008 financial collapse, this famously hasn’t happened. Corporations have been permitted to enter into deferred prosecution agreements and avoid criminal convictions, in part due to a mistaken assumption that leniency would encourage cooperation and because …

Martin Armstrong: Food Crisis, Lockdowns, War — By Design of Bill Gates & Klas Schwab

Here is a video of people staving in a food panic in Jos, Nigeria. This is what Big Tech and mainstream media will hide. They cannot be this stupid to impose lockdowns that have reduced the food supply on a massive scale. People are starving in parts of Africa where Gates has been so concerned …