I remember reading a statistic ages ago saying that by the year 2020, more than half of US children will be non-white (NPR) and another saying that by around 2050, the historical white majority in the US will be a minority (Guardian). If you add to this US history, the decline of the US as a global power and lots of guns things could take a nasty turn.
In this vein, a few images lifted from tweets by my favourite geo-political commentator, Ian Bremmer. As he says, worth watching.
Love this. (Thanks Matt). The last one is a little depressing.
FFS. (This is really my (old) iphone and this is really what it said).
If we don’t need to drive, we might find that we rather want to. We may return to the early days of the motor car when we drove for fun, not to go anywhere.
New hierarchy of human needs:
So here’s a thought. In the future passports and passport control will be less about where you have come from or where you were born. Instead they will be more about who you are and perhaps whom you know or what you think.