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The West is signing
its own death sentence

The Telegraph, by Janet Daley

Original Article

Posted By:LanieLou, 12/18/2012 7:55:04 PM

When the Edward Gibbon of the 22nd century comes to write his History of the Decline and Fall of the West, who will feature in his monumental study of the collapse of the most successful economic experiment in human history? In this saga of the mass suicide of the richest nations on earth, maybe the leadership of our day in Washington, London and Brussels will appear to have been swept helplessly along by irresistible forces that originated before their time.

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The roaring success of capitalism has eliminated true poverty, so the job of government is now to create a society in which there were no significant disparities in earnings or standards of living... Just enough to survive.

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