The Quiet Disaster of Student Debt

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Disasters and emergencies come in all shapes and sizes. Most of the time we talk about the things that hit hardest. Or we talk about the things that might hit even harder! Woven into the society are low level personal disasters that splinter off and create damage all over our culture.

One such disaster is the mass of student loan debt. There are a number of reasons this debt is literally killing people. Most of all, it never goes away and society has told everyone that they need a degree. We sent a whole generation willingly walking into a Buzzsaw from which only some could come out unscathed.

What are the residual effects of overwhelming student debt?

Class Warfare

There is a virus of animus towards the wealthy in this nation that is only a few clicks south of being the communist China. This class warfare is a disaster just like a hurricane only the effects are spread out over a nation rather than isolated.


Originally posted on SHTF Preparedness