My premise: the actual Kali Yuga of capitalism was the period between Reagan and the 2008 recession, when the prior 40 years of the US attempting to reign in greedy companies through anti-trust actions and concern over trying to equate capitalism with freedom eroded away, when most of the companies we know and "love" today started to grow to the unfathomable sizes they are now, when banks started to become "too big to fail", when the last trust-busts proved unsuccessful. (1/2)

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And when 2009 came, these institutions realized the risk of the current system ending like it should have and so pushed for extreme perversions of capitalism that barely resemble the original thing while causing more collateral damage than a bomb. (2/2)

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