The reason leaders like Theresa May and Donald Trump are corroding politically so quickly is because the only reason they rose to power is due to the quashing of progressive ideals by neoliberals backed by corporate interests who fear democratic socialism more than they fear racist fascism.
The billionaire class knows the people have started to figure out they’ve been literally robbed by a whole new generation of oligarchs who have risen to power through banking cartels backed by oil as a commodity for currency.
That’s the not-so-secret secret they don’t want people to figure out. Yeah, we got rid of the gold standard, but it wasn’t replaced with thin air as some anarcho capitalists believe. It was replaced by the petro dollar.
Clean, renewable, affordable energy and automation of industry requires the dissolution of the ultra wealthy. Universal health care and income are inevitable bridges we must cross to a viably free global society.
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Money based on resource commodity has given billionaires a power equal to their monarchical predecessors and they want to continue their rule in a global oligarchy of feudal police states, operating their control through class conflict fueled by resource wars they proliferate and finance through the very same banks they own through investment in resource plundering the third world.
In other words, they make money from war and oil while they send your sons and daughters to die in the name of freedom they have stolen from you with your own hands.
Timothy Havener, Mill Hall