The Structure of Social Revolutions

Liberty Leading the People by Eugène Delacroix (1798-1863), a romantic representation of the French Revolution of 1830.

Liberty Leading the People by Eugène Delacroix (1798-1863), a romantic representation of the French Revolution of 1830.
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All around us across the entire planet,  human societies with diverse cultures are boiling over with chaos generated by an accumulation of unsolved problems. A very natural thought about all this chaos is that many very major structures both within and between nation states are imminently liable to decisively break. Are we facing social revolutions in the ways most humans view government? Continue Reading…