causing widespread chaos off the coast of eastern Africa, Somali pirates are robbing from the rich to bring millions of dollars for new schools and hospitals, the likes of which the impoverished nation has never before had access to.
They yearn for magic and unreason, which served them well in the past and might help them again. They’re keen to enter a new Dark Age. The lights are on, but they’re retreating into the inner darkness, into superstition and unreason. The future is going to be a struggle between vast systems of competing psychopathies, all of them willed and deliberate, part of a desperate attempt to escape from a rational world and the boredom of consumerism.