You better believe it. There was a significant downturn just a couple of years ago that sent shudders through the world economy, hitting Brazil particularly hard. But if things were to really implode the ramifications globally, both economically and politically would be tremendous.
I am from Charlottesville (as many of our readers know by now). I was there right after the clash.
Without getting too deep in the weeds, at least at this point, it appears that Charlottesville was basically a chosen battleground for 2 rival (big government by the way) gangs. The cops were held back (why?) and antifa (the alt-Left) was allowed to antagonize the alt-right guys (who were also there to antagonize.)
It was a brawl.
Of course one can. We do. Alt-right national socialists, alt-left socialist socialists, both groups deny the importance of the individual and celebrate collectivism. They both worship the state. They both live for the hive.
That ain’t what ‘Merica stands for in my opinion.
Fun fun fun. For now…
An in depth article about an interesting and strange man. Also we learn that he hangs out with Pamela Anderson.
Musk’s business is not primarily cars or solar panels. It’s taxpayer financed subsidies.
They aren’t “liberals.” Liberalism (properly defined) is about freedom, liberty, free markets, and human actualization. What is often thought of as “liberal” or even “progressive” however (at least in the US) is more accurately just a penchant for statist collectivism and the marginalization of the individual in practically all respects.
Limit the speech and limit the thinking. There are many who would like to narrow thought down to almost nothing.