Capital Destruction by Enemies of Our Civilization
With respect to lockdowns, additionally, let’s never forget that it takes more time to build something than to destroy it. The time it takes to build up a collection of better ways to produce better goods and services is accompanied by their being embodied in physical and human capital. It takes years for a human being to become an adult, and even child prodigies take years to grow up. Killing them takes very little time. Burning a church to the ground takes much less time than constructing it, and the knowledge it takes to build a magnificent church or bridge took thousands of years to accumulate. The techniques of making submarine cables and laying them, and the techniques of building satellites and launching them into space take a long time to learn. Our knowledge of botany and plant life has taken thousands of years to accumulate. Western civilization permeates everything that its enemies and destroyers take for granted. There is no greater act of suicide and genocide than destroying this incredibly valuable civilization.
The discovery of America took hundreds of years, and it was a great accomplishment. The natives on this continent didn’t think of it as a New World or even as a continent. Europeans had been trading with Asia for a long time in 1492, but the trade routes were long and dangerous. At that time, heads of state and governments financed busi
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