Sri Lankan Insurrection
Governments may simply not be able to control the chaos in time.
The Sri Lankan presidential palace was stormed and there are rumors he’s currently escaping the country. There are clips of protestors are having a dip in the presidential palace pool.
I have some differences with Johnstone, but I appreciate her role as a passionate firebrand agitating against illegitimate power, and this is an excellent piece about the nature of propaganda and its goals.
Violence and chaos tend to be naturally avoided by humans, except when violence and chaos are a means of avoiding even worse fates.