Collapse Takes A Lifetime. America Is Just Getting Started

I was this years old when Sri Lanka collapsed into war. Technically, zero

I lived through Sri Lankan collapse. It took forever. I feel that Americans are really underestimating what’s going down, and how long it will take.

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Indrajit Samarajiva is a writer living in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Sign up for my newsletter at www.indi.ca, and you can reach me at indi@indi.ca.

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