What If Politics Can't Fix What's Broken?

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Zero Hedge—Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, This is the politics of decline and collapse. The unspoken assumption of the modern era is that politics can fix whatever is broken: whatever is broken in society or the economy can be fixed by some political policy or political process-- becoming more inclusionary, seeking non-partisan middle ground, etc. What if this assumption is flat-out wrong? What if politics is incapable of fixing what's broken? What if politics merely fosters an...

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