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Maintaining Peace Through Doom
   Sat Jun 27, 2009 11:41 am

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Maintaining Peace Through Doom

Permanent Linkby salom on Sat Jun 27, 2009 11:41 am

As America wanders it's way deeper into the Long Emergency there will be a never-ending erosion of access to goods and services that we've enjoyed in uninterrupted supply since World War II. An entire generation... no, make that two or three generations... have enjoyed near limitless access to the best the world has to offer.

As that access erodes away, it will disturb the peace at every level. Individuals won't be able to enjoy this or that particular item that they've always been able to find, and they will be disturbed. Every public and private entity will continue to cut services, as they have already started to do, and they will continue onward into the future.

Once this inevitability is accepted, "doom" if you will, then the best response is to adopt an attitude of peace, or just the opposite of what we see being disturbed everywhere we look these days. Once you accept the concept that perpetual growth is over,...

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