The evidence now indicates that average male IQ has plunged until it is on par with that of females. Tell me something I don't know. Better yet, add more endocrinal disruptors to the water.
The democratization of incompetency is now universal. There is no leadership left and what leadership potential was there has retreated to tend it's own private gardens.
The West has plummeted to the degree that somebody like Barack Obama starts to seem bright to the surviving dregs. Ultimately, every nation gets the "leadership" it deserves.