"Revolutions are as common as grass in world history, if you look at the long pattern. . . Systems try to generate, and they must generate, the idea that they are inevitable and that they will last forever. Turns out, anyone who’s an historian knows, that is simply not true. Not only in our own era, but in history, systems come and go."
With a media ecosystem focused almost entirely the corporate system, burgeoning elements of a new economy revolution escape the mainstream eye. As our political systems stagnate in the face of ecological, energy and social crises, can an alternative to capitalism develop over the next few decades? Do ongoing experiments in money, society and energy have the ability to coalesce into a broader cultural shift?