October 5, 2012
The End of the Age of Oil
Coal, because strikes could cut off its supply, made modern social democracy possible. Oil, because its supply has been pretty much guaranteed, compromised democratic gains. Now that we're running out of cheap carbon fuel what happens next? Dr. Timothy Mitchell, author of Carbon Democracy, brings the problem into focus and explains how serious it is. Reason, to be honest, won't get the establishment's attention. A full nelson will. Total runtime fifty three minutes. Cōnsummātum est.