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originally posted by: 0zzymand0s
a reply to: neo96
Or maybe capitalism is just as dead-in-the-water as socialism was in the days leading up to the collapse of communism.
Hard to say really. From where I'm standing, it looks like Capitalism has lead us directly to a concentration of power in a tiny elite (money = god = control).
originally posted by: onequestion
originally posted by: BuzzyWigs
a reply to: cavtrooper7
This makes sense. Arab Spring was five years ago - we were all glued to it.
Now it's the Western commoners who need to stand up and say "enough!
The citizenry is no longer oblivious. The uprisings are right on schedule.
It's an exciting, and scary, time to be alive.
It's not a coincidence that the events in the ME in the last few years have lead to the breakup of the EU.
They will need an enemy to keep it together.