Conspiracies, theories of conspiracy theories and the limits to growth (part 3)

Source: Feasta

Part Three

Conspiracies at the limits to growth

Part 1
Part 2

In an article on his website, economist Tim Watkins suggests a reason why governments nowadays make so many mistakes that people can come to believe that these mistakes are deliberate – for example, believing that sending elderly people with covid 19 back to care homes was so as to kill off other old people to reduce the pensions bill….In his view it is because governments are more incompetent than they were in the past…

“Central to the neo-liberal project was the belief that governments should play no role