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By Evan Calder Williams

From the repurposed rubble of salvagepunk to undead hordes banging on shopping center doorways, from empty waste zones to teeming plagued towns, mixed and asymmetric Apocalypse grapples with the apocalyptic fantasies of our collapsing period. relocating in the course of the motion pictures, political trends, and recurrent crises of past due capitalism, Evan Calder Williams paints a black toned portrait of the dream and nightmare photographs of a world order long gone very, very flawed. Situating itself within the defaulting monetary markets of the current, mixed and asymmetric Apocalypse glances again towards a messy background of zombies, automobile wrecks, tidal waves, extinction, trash tons, labour, pandemics, wolves, cannibalism, and normal nastiness that populate the bottom of our cultural mind's eye. all ages might dream the tip of the realm to persist with, yet those scattered nightmare figures are a skewed refraction of the traditional hell of capitalism. The apocalypse isn't anything that may occur in the future: it's simply the sluggish unveiling of the disaster we've been residing via for hundreds of years. opposed to any fantasies of growth, go back, or reconciliation, Williams launches a loathing critique of the grim current and provides a graveside smile for our worthwhile battles to return.

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Others have come for the first time. They may like to get a general idea of what this country was and what it is now before the meeting begins. What I can say on this subject has of course nothing to do with the topics of the programme. As members of the Mt Pèlerin Society we are not interested in the problems of individual nations or even groups of nations. What concerns us are general issues such as personal liberty and private initiative” (Thurn, 1964 meeting records, MPS archive, Liberaal Archief, Ghent, Belgium [henceforth cited as LAMP]; emphasis added).

The preservation of an effective competitive order depends upon a proper legal and institutional framework. The existing framework must be considerably modified to make the operation of competition more efficient and beneficial. The precise character of the legal and institutional framework within which competition will work most effectively and which will supplement the working of competition is an urgent problem on which continued exchange of views is required. As far as possible government activity should be limited by the rule of law.

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