1. You are confused.
You know things are bad economically, but most coverage is boring and hard to follow.
2. The world is broke.
We are fast approaching a huge debt crisis. Maybe the biggest in human history.
The world is broke and people are angry. We can call this populism. This populism is strongly linked to inequality and unpayable debt.
We are approaching a massive debt crisis. Much of this debt is in US dollars. The next crisis will ultimately be an international dollar crisis.
Don't panic. There are reasons to be optimistic. Superbubble looks at signs that a new, better monetary system has already been built.