The people who are saying the first world is now experiencing disaster capitalism aren’t wrong

This is exactly how the Trump administration has been treating the dairy farmers during the tariff war with China. Just well enough that it doesn’t look like the planned destruction is more than sheepish incompetence, but just badly enough to accelerate the death of all of the small family farms.

Here’s a definition of disaster capitalism.

~ by Servetus on March 17, 2020.

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