Getting a clear picture of where we currently stand, is very difficult in the post-Trump era of mass media deception. Angelo Codevilla has a detailed and well-rounded take on where we are and how we got here.
For those who don’t have time or patience to read Codevilla’s detailed analysis and prognosis above, here’s a quick and dirty synopsis of what’s taking place under the rubric of “build back better.” Simon Black explains that it should read “build back bitter.”
One figurehead has been changed for another figurehead in Washington DC. But has any thing really changed? Thomas L. Knapp notes that aside from the soap opera differences between Trump and Biden, DC is back to business as usual.
If the powers that be are serious about consolidating their control over the populace, then we may soon see some dramatic changes in monetary policy. Now is a great time to get your mind around what money is and what it isn’t. Rob Nielsen has a very helpful essay on the subject.