(by Jared A. Brock | Surviving Tomorrow) –  Revolution has always boiled down to basic arithmetic — when the majority have more to gain than to lose, they simply revolt. Consider the deadliest conflict in human history. The catalyst for WWII was unbearable economic inequality: The German people couldn’t mathematically carry the weight of war reparation debt, it hyper-inflated their currency, and in anger and desperation they turned to a strongman for salvation. What caused the downfall of the Roman Republic to despotic tyrants?Soaring inflation, crushing taxation on the poor, feudalism, and gross inequality on an unfathomable scale, where nearly […]

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