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Our Republic was supposed to be a grand experiment where the people would be governed through consent and represented by men and women just like them. The experiment was launched during the Philadelphia Convention as the framers of the United States Constitution gathered in a hall and formulated the supreme law of the land. The Constitution purpose was to constraint the corrosive nature of authority and tame corruption by those entrusted with power. The experiment has imploded like the Hindenburg; we are now being ruled without consent and governed by the lawless.
I do not write this article for effect nor is what I present to you sensationalism for the sake of click-bait. The District of Caligula—as I now call our nation’s capital seeing how it has become a conclave of the depraved and the wanton—truly has become a gathering place of greed and graft. Our representative Democracy is nothing more than a smokescreen meant to hide the true hands of power who are ruling with ruthless [ deleted ] and malice. We are led by millionaires in Congress and the White House who serve at the pleasure of technocrats in Central Banks and billionaires in gated villas. They enact laws that indenture the mass majority of Americans into a life of bondage and debt while transferring trillions into the coffers of corporations and plutocrats. The whole of our nation has been turned into a pyramid scheme where they use our backs to build their empires—they call us “their base” for a reason.
There to give cover to this diabolical scheme and legitimize the collusion between government and oligarchs are the Democratic and Republican parties. They use different means but in the end they both lead their supporters down the path of insolvency and dependency on federalized alms. We are governed by hypocrites and the pious. Both parties use identity politics and peddle grievances to their base in order to incite emotions and keep us in perpetual conflict. It’s tribalism and the playbook of colonization that they are using against us; what was perfected in foreign lands has been unleashed here in the United States. Our nation torn into separable camps, they convince us to “otherize” people who suffer just like us in order to...continued...
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