The Only Millennials Who Matter

Millennials are center-stage right now. In the US, they are widely regarded as the power behind Bernie Sanders, allied as a generation against their parents, the Boomers. The massed, aggregated power of Millennials on display on political stages worldwide is misleading. Almost none of them matter. Most are merely struggling hopelessly for direction in anomie and will be forgotten in 20 years. The only Millennials who actually matter come in two flavors: institution builders and institution destroyers. Think Mark Zuckerberg and Martin Shkreli respectively. What these two minority subgroups of Millennials do will shape the environment of the next generation that will actually matter

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