In this era of mass confusion and delusion it’s important to keep the facts straight. Beginning with the mass deception that led to the financial crisis, these PSAs offer clarity in an increasingly opaque world.
As our homes, property, and increasingly bodies are offered up as collateral to the tyranny of financialization, it’s necessary to ask “how did we get here?”
In 2008 we were promised “hope.” In 2018 many of us don’t have a whole lot left. Instead of revolting against an economic world order that came crashing down, pulling those not at the top with it, we’ve rebuilt it better, with increasingly friendlier faces and deeper inequities. This is an economic revolution—just not the one you wanted.