Category Archives: Collapsing

Pretty much all other nations, the Russia and U.S. may outlast Europe/India/China

Hector Abadfeb. Colombia’s Warning for Mexico. New York Times

[ Abadfeb’s editorial reminds me of feudalism. Until the rise of state-level armies in the 17th century, the nobility had their own soldiers to keep the peasants in line.  Now, rich landowners hire vigilantes to fight guerrillas and drug cartels, … Continue reading

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Kaplan on West Africa

The Coming Anarchy Shattering the Dreams of the Post Cold War. Robert D. Kaplan. 1994. New York Times. THE COMING ANARCHY THE MINISTER’S EYES were like egg yolks, an after-effect of some of the many illnesses, malaria especially, endemic in … Continue reading

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Egypt collapsing from declining oil, food, overpopulation

Aleklett, K. July 9, 2012.  Egypt condemned to continued chaos without its earnings from oil.  ASPO. The main problem with Egypt is their population has grown far past the ability of their nation to provide food for its people.  That … Continue reading

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