This is a brutal summation of the current state of play of Western Civilization. The world is ambling toward Armageddon; not as a distant possibility, but since the shutdown of the economy, as an immediate probability. 2020 will be scratched onto the walls of caves by our descendants.
James Howard Kunstler’s writings have been based around his long-standing theme that it would all collapse when the oil ran out. It has always seemed to me that it would end with a debt collapse and a glut of oil.
Still, he is a very thoughtful man and unusually interested in the truth. When Giants Fall is a good article.
I always need a dictionary when reading him, but sometimes, as with this, it is worth it. Read it HERE