imo - on a broader level it's a collective crisis of consciousness. It's all a manifestation of the collective pathology/egoic nature of the majority of current humanity.
There is a good general understanding of what the problems are & what better solutions are.
The free market isn't working and Labour now dares to say so
Some people have been saying & pointing out these things for hundreds of years. Ultimately i think that things are our collective choice as a species/humanity.
KYMATICA Full Length Movie HD - YouTube
The Collective Evolution III: The Shift - YouTube
ZEITGEIST: MOVING FORWARD | OFFICIAL RELEASE | 2011 - YouTube