A Lost Generation on the Rise?
The World Economic Forum, major banks, international organizations, global consulting firms and other institutions have been increasingly identifying the "lost generation" of global youth as one of the primary threats to global elite interests. This generation - my generation - are over-educated, under-employed, with high expectations and few opportunities. It is a generation that have been pivotal in protests, uprisings and revolts from Egypt to Turkey, Brazil, Spain and Greece, to Chile, Mexico and Quebec. It is a generation that elites have already written off as "lost," and who have yet to realize that they have been written off. When they do realize this, the threat will indeed become very real.
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