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Flat White

Is the West cannibalising itself?

2 March 2022

4:00 AM

2 March 2022

4:00 AM

As Putin’s army continues its invasion of Ukraine, I am beginning to fear we are seeing Western society cannibalise itself from the inside out and it will put us at risk of being overcome by competing forces – à la China and Russia.

Instead of building on the tenets that have defined Western society since the ancient Greeks, we are deconstructing them.

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