« The Banks Are Too Powerful To Fail | Main | Fun With Government Statistics »



Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.


I'm not sure how to define it, but one of the failures has to be with ordinary citizens and their willingness and even desire to continue with the broken system we have. Is it human nature, is it something specific in the socio-political systems we have adopted...

I know far too many people that have a cursory understanding of certain issues, but they refuse to get informed and read fact based studies that outline the true depth of our problems. They knowingly prefer to live in ignorance, for fear of being too depressed. So for now they continue to live their lives blissfully ingnorant. That might change when they lose their jobs, or pensions...

The comments to this entry are closed.