Quote: — -America — thirty years of austerity: bang! Trumpism. Britain: two decades of austerity — bang! Brexit. Europe: a decade of austerity: wham! Neo-fascism.
Those three ‘’reactions’’ are directly and specifically the result of a lack of cheap surplus energy
note I said cheap-surplus
we used to have lots of that — -now we only have expensive scarce energy — -there isn’t really enough energy in the system to keep or civilisation going much longer.
Finance has nothing to do with it