Images will no longer do. Too banal. The penetrating step is in words. To make us feel again the pulse of a mind.
Happily, words endure longer, better support the blows and admonishments of crazed radicals, than bronze and stone.
There’s lot of talk about pulling manufacturing out of China and a renaissance in Made in America manufacturing. Most of the talk is unrealistic. Product owner adr explains why at Zerohedge in his comments on . Staying Ahead Of The Shortages:
The US is serving notice on the world that it uses dollars at its own peril: at any moment dollar deposits are likely to be stolen.
The end of the USA would be a gradual and constant degeneration of its social structure, with or without a violent balkanization (probably with).
When I was in high school, the USSR was infamous for its persecution of dissidents. When I grew up, the US became famous for its persecution of whistleblowers.
Frankly, Mr Chubais’s efforts on behalf of Russia would be better rewarded with a jail cell than a government office.
As the US seeks to divide the world into two halves and ban both China and Russia, there’s a good chance that the world won’t follow.