Author: Charles Hugh Smith

What We’ve Lost

What We’ve Lost by Charles Hugh Smith for Of Two Minds This is only a partial list of what we’ve lost to globalism, cheap credit and the Tyranny of Price which generates the Landfill Economy. A documentary on the decline...

Let Me Know When It’s Over

Let Me Know When It’s Over by Charles Hugh Smith for Of Two Minds Maybe it’s my cheap seat or my general exhaustion, but the whole staged spectacle is beyond tiresome; I’ve had my fill. Let me me know when...

Here’s How We Are Silenced by Big Tech

Here’s How We Are Silenced by Big Tech by Charles Hugh Smith for Of Two Minds This is how they silence us: your content has been secretly flagged as being “unsafe,” i.e. “guilty of anti-Soviet thoughts;” poof, you’re gone. Big...

Financial Storm Clouds Gather

Financial Storm Clouds Gather by Charles Hugh Smith for Of Two Minds The price of this “solution”–the undermining of the financial system–will eventually be paid in full. The financial storm clouds are gathering, and no, I’m not talking about impeachment...

Automation and the Crisis of Work

Automation and the Crisis of Work by Charles Hugh Smith for Of Two Minds Technology, like natural selection, has no goal. When it comes to the impact of automation (robots, AI, etc.) on jobs, there are two schools of thought:...

The Black Swan Is a Drone

The Black Swan Is a Drone by Charles Hugh Smith for Of Two Minds What was “possible” yesterday is now a low-cost proven capability, and the consequences are far from predictable. Predictably, the mainstream media is serving up heaping portions...