Freezing to death in the winter? yeah... that's real. Austerity did that deficit reduction did that!
A feature not a bug.
How else could centrists and the bourgeoisie measure their greatness?
Have you ever seen a hungry child attempt to focus on learning algebra?
Have you ever felt the scorching shame of destitution??
The bloody judgement???
The dark thoughts?
The hate and despair?
A real weapon to fight back against oppression.
Not some technocratic operational diagram.
Not some high brow dissertation
It is about life and death and until the people get that, the hope of MMT will not be embraced by the world.