Saturday, June 06, 2020
Documents obtained by The Intercept via the Freedom of Information Act reveal that a Pentagon war game, called the 2018 Joint Land, Air and Sea Strategic Special Program, or JLASS, offered a scenario in which members of Generation Z, driven by malaise and discontent, launch a "Zbellion" in America in the mid-2020s.
According to the scenario, many members of Gen Z -- psychologically scarred in their youth by 9/11 and the Great Recession, crushed by college debt, and disenchanted with their employment options -- have given up on their hopes for a good life and believe the system is rigged against them. Here's how the origins of the uprising are described:
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