A POST PRE-APOCALYPTIC POLITICAL ECONOMY: Trump was More Symptom than Cause of Our Failing State

We cannot solve problems with the same kind of thinking that we used when we created them. ________ Albert Einstein

A man is no less a slave because he is allowed to choose a new master once in a term of years. ________ Lysander Spooner

The US dodged a bullet in the recent election, well actually it was lodged in its tattered body armor, just over the heart. Plus, it remains to be seen how long Trump can keep his jackboot on that very spot. It…