Yet another take on how the political game will change. David Brooks, National Greatness Agenda, Op Ed piece, 11/11/2010
David Brooks has a good read on a probable disaster and how politics will be re-shaped. He calls on revived patriotism as a prime motivator for Americans that will align to insist on changing the power/politics/participation game. I think patriotism will be only one of many motivators. Here is a clip and a link to the full piece.
By DAVID BROOKS
Published: November 11, 2010
……..So we continue on the headlong path toward a national disaster. And along the way our dysfunctional political system will leave all sorts of other problems unaddressed: immigration, energy policy and on and on.