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The revenge of the analog economy

Digital fantasies have collided with analog reality

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How the boomers robbed the young of all hope

Younger generations inherit a world in which the middle ranks are struggling almost everywhere

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Welcome to the end of democracy

A rising tide of money and administrative power defines the rising autocracy

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