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War and Peace and War ('Escape From Plan A' Ep. 251)

Jess & Chris discuss the book War and Peace and War by Peter Turchin with respect to modern American society—from a lack of collective will to overproduction of elites—and how AsAms will experience life in a declining empire that is attempting to revive itself by focusing on an Asian enemy.

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In his book War and Peace and War, Peter Turchin discusses the common historical elements present in both the rise and fall of empires. Jess and Chris discuss these elements in modern American society—from a lack of collective will to overproduction of elites—and how Asian Americans will experience life in a declining empire that is attempting to revive itself by focusing on an Asian enemy.

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