“In 2002 69% of people polled saw terms like free enterprise, entreprenuerism, free markets, and competition as favorable, 8 years later only 43%.”
His premise is that like Europe, today’s American people want security through the state, above personal freedoms.
You have to wonder how much of this is just reactionary vs. how much of this is a natural progression of societies? Do all societies progress (or regress depending on your POV) into more socialist-leaning societies?
And if that’s the case what does it say about societies that are even older than Europe, you know, like China?