Demonstrations over higher fuel taxes have resulted in riots in Paris (Deutsche Welle, December 3, 2018).
Recently, Hurricane Michael pummeled the Gulf coast and the Mid-Atlantic states, causing widespread property damage and loss of life. On the heels of that, Northern California has experienced the worst fire season on record.
"A prudent man foresees evil and hides himself, but the simple pass on and are punished." — Proverbs 22:3