[WOLFF] The car companies used their profits
early in the 40s and 50s to get rid of Street Railways. Even more
efficient, it would be, to have public transportation. But we would have to
defeat the profit-driven private car companies beyond what we have done so
[BROOKS] There’s so many narratives that either go back to 2008, that that crisis
hit them and things have actually not really been the same since or if
they’re younger that their whole perception of what their life trajectory
was gonna be was significantly altered. You know people do see these patterns.
They say “Why is Trump running the country? Who is this guy in
India or Brazil? What’s happening in Israel?” And then, you know conversely, the
sort of elite, legacy neoliberal media (or however you wanted define it) they’re
obsessed with Trudeau and Macron and these people that represent this
collapsed consensus. So they’re seeing a pattern and also in the, you know,
positive analogs as well.