The reason we have wars is because we have armies. That’s why the US had militias, and no standing army – to begin with.
http://armstrongeconomics.comMartin Armstrong thinks Trump is not liked by the intelligence services and the military, and his unwillingness to have wars will be his undoing. This ex-hedge fund manager, software writer, trader runs the Socrates system, which monitors the entire world, and writes reports on five hundred topics each day. It’s a computer which is doing it.
He has very definite views about the future. Agriculture used to be 70% of the workforce, now 1%. The computer age will be the same. Everyone’s job is at risk. Frankfurt Airport has no check-in staff. Machines do it all. Low end jobs are being replaced by robots. Inflation is driving the process.
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War cycle is heating up. Economy is going down. armstrongeconomics.com