It takes a crisis.
That’s when the big ideas, the radical ideas that seemed too fringe for the status quo just prior, all of a sudden seem not only plausible but inevitable. “Never let a serious crisis go to waste,” Rahm Emanuel told the Wall St. Journal at the peak of the 2008 financial crisis. Milton Friedman, one of history’s most zealous advocates of laissez-faire capitalism, was wrong about many things- but about crises turning the impossible into the possible, he was most absolutely correct.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://tzmla.com/the-era-of-big-ideas-is-among-us/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=the-era-of-big-ideas-is-among-us