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“All that is necessary for evil to triumph, said Burke, is for good men to do nothing; and most good men nowadays can be relied upon to do precisely that. Where a reputation for intolerance is more feared than a reputation for vice itself, all manner of evil may be expected to flourish.”   ― Theodore Dalrymple, Our Culture, What's Left of It: The Mandarins and the Masses “The question of whether world peace will ever be possible can only be answered by someone familiar with world history. To be familiar with world history means, however, to know human beings as they have been and always will be. There is a vast difference, which most people will never comprehend, between viewing future history as it will be and viewing it as one might like it to be. Peace is a desire, war is a fact; and history has never paid heed to human desires and ideals ...” ― Oswald Spengler, Aphorisms
Hungry Ghosts
Socialism to Communism to Fascism With more and more people becoming comfortable with the idea of socialism it is important to realize that socialism is the transition to communism. If we become comfortable with that what is to prevent us from heading on over to fascism. In communism everyone is equal, it is a stateless society, no one is rich and no one is poor, the community holds the products and the major resources. The only real definition of fascism is the one Benito Mussolini gave us; he outlined the three principles of fascism.  1. Everything in the state; the government is supreme and the country is all encompassing and all within it must conform to the ruling body. 2. Nothing outside of the state, the implied goal of any fascist state is to rule the world and have every human submit to the government. 3. Nothing against the state, any questioning of the state will not be tolerated, if you do not see things our way, you are wrong, if you do not agree with the government you can’t be permitted to live and taint the minds of the rest of the good citizens.
Only you can change the world……….
“How do you tell a Communist? Well, it’s someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? It’s someone who understands Marx and Lenin.” ― Ronald Reagan
February 22nd is International World Thinking Day………. But shouldn’t we think every day…….
Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery.” ― Winston S. Churchill
The Weight of the Poor
In the 1966 article “The Weight of the Poor, a strategy to end poverty” written by sociologist professors Richard Cloward and Francis Fox Piven an ideology was introduced suggesting that poverty could be eliminated. This could be accomplished by a push to get more and more people on welfare.  A key component to this plan is to have as many poor people as possible, the more poor people we usher in the more people we have on welfare. Without that element there are less people to be weaponized and used as pawns to give the elite what they want.  This would overload the system to the point where it would implode. Once the system failed then it could be redesigned and would establish a guaranteed basic income for everyone. In other words redistribution of income. You work for it, I don’t but I should get it anyway because the other way isn’t fair. Who decides how much you get? Well, the elite of course. The only thing socialism does is take more power away from the people and give it to the elite. And really the time has come to put an end to that. Give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish, and you feed him for a lifetime. Steal a fish from one guy and give it to another--and keep doing that on a daily basis--and you'll make the first guy pissed off, but you'll make the second guy lazy and dependent on you. Then you can tell the second guy that the first guy is greedy for wanting to keep the fish he caught. Then the second guy will cheer for you to steal more fish. Then you can prohibit anyone from fishing without getting permission from you. Then you can expand the racket, stealing fish from more people and buying the loyalty of others. Then you can get the recipients of the stolen fish to act as your hired thugs. Then you can ... well, you know the rest.” ― Larken Rose “If there is ever a fascist takeover in America, it will come not in the form of storm troopers kicking down doors but with lawyers and social workers saying. "I'm from the government and I'm here to help.” ― Jonah Goldberg, Liberal Fascism: The Secret History of the American Left from Mussolini to the Politics of Meaning
“Pick the target, freeze it, personalize it and polarize it. Cut off the support network and isolate the target from sympathy. Go after people, not institutions, people hurt faster than institutions. This is cruel but very effective, direct personalized criticism and ridicule works.” Alinsky Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. Calvin Coolidge Read more at: https://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/winston_churchill_164131 As if we didn’t know what their intentions were from the beginning…..serfdom is not a road we want to take - Hayek
        “Control healthcare and you control the people.” Alinsky
“Secrets, silent, stony sit in the dark palaces of both our hearts: secrets weary of their tyranny: tyrants willing to be dethroned.” ― James Joyce