Thursday, August 13

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THE LOGIC OF THE COMING GLOBAL UPHEAVAL
Study of Societies

THE LOGIC OF THE COMING GLOBAL UPHEAVAL

The realities of life are harsh and discomforting. And there is nothing more discomforting than truth. So we seek refuge in lies. We indulge in denial, because we wish to avoid the pain of facing realities. But the problem is that we can deceive ourselves only for so long, for we cannot ignore the inevitable indefinitely. We may attempt to temporize knowing that we have to face realities eventually. The current reality is that the world is going through a period of transition and turmoil, which is brought upon us by the economic cycle, a natural phenomenon.  We last experienced such a transition period in 1929, when the global markets crashed and the whole world was thrown into an economic depression. This change (transition) can be described as a rebirth of the system. During transition ...