Passages #33

And government only really exists to facilitate it. The traditional classical liberals would say something like, you must not interfere with the economy. You could do it, but you shouldn’t, ’cause it’s bad. But I think the neoliberal idea is, you can’t interfere with the economy. Like, it’s not possible, it’s a thing outside of human control. All we can do is basically sacrifice in its name.  Source

True, but I would take it further. It is not out of our control because it is an unruly monster, but because it is precisely something which is, by definition, outside of our control. We didn't create it, we simply named it.