Convergence of Catastrophes

By Guillaume Faye

The thesis of this publication is a terrifying one: our current worldwide civilisation will cave in inside of 20 years, and it really is too overdue to prevent it. we will regress to a 'New heart a long time' comparable to the autumn of the Roman Empire, purely even more harmful. For the 1st time within the entire of human historical past, yes 'dramatic lines', great crises and catastrophes of massive proportions - already tangible - have emerged. they're converging and should probably succeed in their zenith by way of 2020. as much as that point, as we've already been witnessing, their results will proceed to worsen, till a brink is reached. Guillaume Faye conscientiously examines those escalating crises one after the other: environmental harm and weather switch; the breakdown of a speculative and debt-ridden globalist economic system; the go back of world epidemics; the depletion of fossil fuels and of agricultural and fishing assets; the increase of mass immigration, terrorism and nuclear proliferation; the worsening of the rupture among Islam and the West; and the dramatic explosion of a inhabitants of the aged within the filthy rich nations - it all resulting in an unparalleled around the globe monetary recession, a rise in localised and doubtless large-scale armed conflicts...and possibly worse. nonetheless, Faye reminds us, we should always no longer provide in to pessimism: what we're experiencing isn't an apocalypse, yet a change of humanity. we would have reached the top of what the Hindu traditions consult with because the Kali Yuga, the 'age of iron' marked by means of materialism and selfishness, yet those that live to tell the tale the disaster and chaos will possibly construct a brand new and higher humanity... With a doctorate in political technology from Paris' Institute of Political technology, the essayist Guillaume Faye was once one of many imperative theoreticians of the French Nouvelle Droite within the Seventies and '80s sooner than his growing to be sympathy for the identitarian circulation. He has additionally been a journalist at Figaro-Magazine, Paris-Match, Magazine-Hebdo, Valeurs Actuelles, and a radio commentator. For numerous years he was once the editor of J'ai tout compris (I Understood Everything), a personal e-newsletter.

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A humans whose dream is that of an independently filthy rich spectator (the syndrome of Rome’s decline and the loss of life aristocracy of the 17th and Eighteenth centuries) can ask questions on its destiny. For who's going to paintings as a substitute? * * * Why is the French financial system getting poorer? In ten years, the French way of life (GDP in keeping with capita) has handed from 3rd to 12th position in Europe, based on Eurostat. The Trotskyite socialists deserve a lot of the credits. The 35-hour workweek (‘working much less to earn more’), the neo-Marxist legislation of ‘Social Modernisation’, the pricy jobs courses for unskilled youths, the big arrival of welfare parasites from the worldwide South, the mind drain to the Anglo-Saxon international (200,000 inventive French residing in a foreign country in America), the bottom employment premiums in Europe within the aggressive quarter and the biggest within the overprotected and swollen public quarter, the dogmatic refusal to plot retirement by way of capitalisation rather than investment it from each one year’s taxes, scuttling high-level study budgets (military, nuclear, organic, and so forth. ), the corporatism of unrepresentative unions and the tradition of moves, etc. there's a very lengthy record of the pathologies that augur that France goes to turn into poorer and poorer. listed here are a few brute evidence which are indicators that talk for themselves of the spreading evil. 1) A research released through APEC (Association pour l’emploi des cadres) in early February 2004 anticipates, from 2004, an absence of 40,000 managers a yr. we're not going to discover replacements for them in Africa. 2) Six million people (10 in keeping with cent of the inhabitants) are less than the poverty point (Insec). three) the price of building is 30 in keeping with cent better in France in comparison with our companions within the eu Union (Eurostat). four) regardless of the weight of the Mezzogiorno (the south of the peninsula), Italy has a true lifestyle 10 in line with cent greater than that of France. five) in response to the IMD[172] in Lausanne and the area monetary discussion board of Davos, France is ranked twenty-fifth on the planet in company competitiveness, as the French nation, rather than supporting company as within the united states, taxes them and is bent on developing for them a legally and economically adverse surroundings. 6) France is the realm champion in international funding — hurray! sooner than the us — readily simply because its companies flow clear of France and like to create jobs open air the Hexagon. [173] the yearly web French investments in a foreign country have been 900 billion francs in 2001, or 10 in line with cent of the GDP, representing a stupendous haemorrhaging of capital and knowledge. Jean-Pierre Robin in Le Figaro Économie (17 January 2002) wrote, ‘By what miracle might a rustic that holds the eu checklist for unemployment between its inhabitants of operating age declare to be extra wealthy than different international locations? ’ France is sort of easily undermined with laziness. The awakening may be brutal. rather a lot the higher! * * * France is wasting its marketers and its financial patrimony.

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