Government seems to be on a straight-line path to ever greater power and tyranny. It seems as though there is nothing to stop it – or is there? This is why part of The Civil Right is about preparing for a future that may not seem apparent today.
In this brief video, Dr. Joseph Tainter explains the collapse of complex civilizations. Dr. Tainter is the author of The Collapse of Complex Societies. Following this brief video is a series of seven videos of a lecture that explain this in a very scholarly manner.
For a more thorough discussion by Dr. Tainter, see the following seven-part series of videos: