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Category Archives: Social Capital

Hugh Smith: “We Need A Social Revolution”

Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via PeakProsperity.com, In the conventional view, there are two kinds of revolutions: political and technological. Political revolutions may be peaceful or violent, and technological revolutions may transform civilizations gradually or rather abruptly – for example, revolutionary advances in the technology of warfare. In this view, the engines of revolution are […]

Consumerism ‘Softens’ The Reality Of Powerlessness

Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, Consumerism is a simulacrum of real economic agency. There is perhaps no better metric of class in America than personal power–what is known as agency: the power to influence or transform one's circumstances in a a self-directed manner. Those with agency have power, those without agency (or […]

Charles Hugh Smith on the Death of the Middle Class – April 17, 2012

www.FinancialSurvivalNetwork.com presents Charles Hugh Smith is a published author who also has the blog OfTwoMinds. He has studied economic cycles and his prognosis for the country is not positive. But, he has developed a number of steps that you can take to avoid much of the brunt of the coming economic calamity. His Unconventional Guide […]