Power of Story Send a Tweet        
- Advertisement -

Share on Google Plus Share on Twitter 5 Share on Facebook 7 Share on LinkedIn Share on PInterest Share on Fark! Share on Reddit Share on StumbleUpon 1 Tell A Friend 7 (20 Shares)  

Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites (# of views)   6 comments
Exclusive to OpEdNews:
OpEdNews Op Eds

Why and How the US Economy is On the Edge of a Precipice

By   Follow Me on Twitter     Message Richard Clark       (Page 1 of 2 pages)     Permalink

Related Topic(s): ; , Add Tags  Add to My Group(s)

Must Read 1   Supported 1  
View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com Headlined to H1 2/19/12

Author 8235
Become a Fan
  (110 fans)
- Advertisement -

Precipice flickr image  By Samuel Hansen

The Post Carbon Institute recently released a 34-minute animated video that is well worth your time.     After watching it, my prediction is that you will want to send a link to any friends of yours who might be unaware of the gravity of our situation.   The producer of this video finally became so frustrated by having to repeatedly answer the same questions that he made the video so he could avoid this, and could instead simply show or send this video.

- Advertisement -


The video talks about, and links, resources, energy and power generation, food and water, exponential growth and its limits.   It is very well done, and crystal clear, without ever becoming technical or confusing.   The voice-over narrator has an Irish lilt but she is concise and easily understood.   In scarcely more than a half hour, she provides an enormous amount of essential information about subjects that are of critical importance to the future of our civilization.


- Advertisement -

The title is  There's No Tomorrow .


And here's a good companion video clip of Max Keiser interviewing futurist Dmitry Orlov, who says our political-economic system has been rigged so as to perpetuate and ever enlarge the financial system centered on Wall Street, but that this rigging takes place at the expense of every other aspect of our economy, and will do so for as long as possible -- which Dmitry says won't be for much longer.  


US Economic Collapse on the Edge, with Max Keiser here.


- Advertisement -

Links for both clips can be found at Dmitry's web site.


There you will also find a very perceptive essay on America's Unacknowledged Religion, an excerpt from which follows here:


Next Page  1  |  2


- Advertisement -

Must Read 1   Supported 1  
View Ratings | Rate It


Several years after receiving my M.A. in social science (interdisciplinary studies) I was an instructor at S.F. State University for a year, but then went back to designing automated machinery, and then tech writing, in Silicon Valley. I've (more...)

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon Share Author on Social Media   Go To Commenting

The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Follow Me on Twitter

Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Related Topic(s): ; , Add Tags
- Advertisement -

Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

Was Pat Tillman Murdered by an American Sharpshooter to Shut Him up?

New JFK assassination bombshells

Two U.S. presidents implicated by ex-CIA black-ops assassin

The cholesterol - heart disease scam: How the medical-industrial complex is raking in billions at our expense

Four Ticking Time Bombs That Will Soon Ignite a Revolution

The Ultimate Goal of the Bankster-led Political-economic Warfare Being Waged Against Us Is . . . ?