Doug Casey on “15-Minute Cities” and Penning You In for the Next Lockdown

Everyone will have their 15 minutes of freedom. From Doug Casey at

15-Minute City

International Man: The “15-minute city” is an urban planning concept rapidly spreading in North America and Europe. They aim to make everything—where people work, shop, get their education, healthcare, and leisure activities—just 15 minutes away.

The idea is for bureaucrats to restrict—and eventually prohibit—car use because everything is within walking or biking distance. Phasing out hydrocarbons, in general, and cars with internal combustion engines, in particular, is a primary goal of the carbon hysterics.

Critics also argue that 15-minute cities will eventually allow for total surveillance and control of people’s lives, as governments will inevitably pair them with an ESG social credit system and central bank digital currencies.

What is your take on the 15-minute city concept?

Doug Casey: It’s social engineering taken to a new level—trying to reform the way humans act and live. In fact, it’s social engineering that’s expressed in the form of civil engineering, putting people in the kind of houses, environments, and locales that the elites—strike that, I mean parasites—prefer.

It’s as if the whole human race is taking a role in the Jim Carrey movie The Truman Show. But that’s way too benign. The way they’re trying to reform the cities and force people to stay in place in certain areas, it’s more like the panopticon, which was a type of prison where all people could be observed easily by the guards at all times.

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3 responses to “Doug Casey on “15-Minute Cities” and Penning You In for the Next Lockdown

  1. Harrison Bergeron

    These things happen when you make banksters and money into gods.
    Dumbing down was done for a reason.
    Telescreen world will be all about control.
    This sterile risk free world can only be delivered by a prison planet system.


  2. Why not call them wha they really are? 15 minute prisons


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