Five Things the World Can Learn From American Collapse
umair haque

I believe the conclusion of this article (Keep the spirit of a society alive) could be summarized as we should come together and work toward good things — not letting despair be an excuse to isolate ourselves or stop trying to accomplish things together.

That idea is wonderful.

The rest of the argument (attacked institutions can’t produce high quality media and therefore people are afraid and unhappy which allows demagogues to come to power and this is all worse because we give extremists freedom to speak) is at best a loose correlation of ideas, and at worst propaganda.