Trump is heading full steam toward neoliberal corporate deregulation. This leads to a breakdown of democracy, to increasing fundamentalism and violence, and to the rise of far-right political leaders, worldwide.
It is important that we see the broader connections that mainstream analyses generally ignore.
The global political swing to the right over the past few years is deeply worrying. It has us asking ourselves, how did this happen? How did populism turn into such a divisive and destructive force? How did authoritarianism take over the political scene once again?
Helena Norberg-Hodge attempts to answer these questions:
Localization: A Strategic Alternative to Globalized Authoritarianism
A good read!