2011 was the year we all became zombies, snarls Jim Kunstler. To begin with,
the industrial world underwent complete zombification in 2011. Its member states and their institutions are now lurching across the stage of history like so many walking dead. Whole European nations are dead, their citizens squirming around the ruined bones of failed speculative condo projects, housing estates, and luxury hotels like botfly larvae.
The article returns to the living dead theme regularly.