In this dispatch from Malaysia, the freelance journalist Jay Ihsan asks why is it businesses and homes will not fly the national flag for independence day. Perhaps, Jay suggests, the population’s indifference to nationalism has something to with the prime minister’s racism and his disastrous Covid lockdown.
In part 2 of this two-part essay, Rusere Shoniwa looks at the implications for central bank monetary policy on the debt bubble and how the inevitable economic implosion might be used as a pretext for accelerating the totalitarian agenda to its endgame.
In this two-part essay Rusere Shoniwa speculates on how a worst case scenario might unfold in the ‘New Normal’ lurch towards global totalitarianism. Part 1 sets the scene by examining: the implications of the Tory government leadership change; covid containment as a tool of oppression, and; evolving virus mania.