Trickle Down?

Someone just stated economics was trickle down, otherwise it’s not economics. Well my head almost exploded.

Here’s my response:
I’m flabbergasted at the lack of knowledge here. You really need to research. Economies are supposed to economize, meaning use resources wisely, being frugal. This is the exact opposite of capitalism which is an anti-economy. Capitalism is a particular form that has particular structures. It has division of owners over labor, meaning labor are subordinates, or what honestly means slaves, wage slaves. All the great thinkers of the enlightenment period, even the capitalist Adam Smith understood that, his words, capitalism would only be possible under perfect liberty. Well, that pretty much seals it’s doom as a sane system. Monopoly, massive wealth disparity are all the natural outcomes of capitalism, and yes, in a sense trickle down, meaning once these oligarchs acquire their massive wealth, a few crumbs trickle down to the population, only they don’t stop, they want the crumbs also.

Let me make an obvious point to try and break you of your indoctrination. King is to peasant what owner is to laborer. That’s oppression. But if we get smart and get on board with the anarchist horizontal run worker cooperative, where everyone in the business is an owner with an equal vote, we get a much more fair equitable system. We work our way out of the king and peasant type of relationship. It’s much more wise for a host of reasons. and that’s just one problem with the capitalist model.

The bottom line means you get the worst product for the worst service and the lowest wage to create it. That’s a race to the bottom. The illusion is you get the best product. That doesn’t even exist because technology surpassed capitalism in the 1930’s so the industrialist’s, instead of heading toward a new system, chose to create planned obsolescence so they could stay on top of the food chain and control the population. This is a sheer fact you need to educate yourself on to arrive at a well informed opinion. Or, I fear you really won’t understand the misery that’s coming economically for this country. I predicted this 20 years ago and here we are, with massive poverty in the US and a disparity between rich and poor equal to the great depression. How did I know? Because the sources I chose to listen to have been incredibly accurate and understand history and the structure. It is NORMAL for capitalism to pit economies against each other. Once I understood that the capitalists were infiltrating Mexico and then China, where they own over 50 percent of the businesses, I understood they would replace the American worker with those who they could abuse even worse abroad. This is exactly what’s happened. they are working to turn the country into the third world, then you’ll get your jobs back, low wage slave jobs, which in fact is already happening.

Foxconn has been brought to the US, one of the worlds worst human labor rights abusers, and are receiving more tax payer dollars per hired person than what they actually pay. You do understand what that means correct? They’ll actually earn a profit off hiring the people, lol, free labor basically, and the rest massive profits. The oligarchs have created the gig economy so young people have to work two or three part time jobs to survive, and that’s not even a living wage. These very same young folks have degrees that the economy cannot support, so they’ll be working these terrible jobs while being in massive debt for decades.

I feel a lot of people truly have no idea what is happening to us, but if you look at US intervention and forced control of markets in Central and South America, the pacific rim, Africa and the middle east, you’ll get a good idea. I suggest people become active in grass roots activism because it has been the only thing historically that helped the general population. Or hey, just go on living in a fairy tale world. Ignorance is not bliss.

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Bridges Not Walls

New spoken word piece that I am going to base a new Nocheez Orchestra Record on:

Bridges Not Walls

We see you your wall, and raise a bridge
You see, we’re hoping you and your believers will fold the devilish hand you are holding

We are betting on decency, empathy, solidarity, cooperation and love

As you attempt to divide and conquer, pitting people against one another so they do not look to see who the engineers of their misery are, those who camouflage themselves in a cloud of confusion and build barricades that block paths to freedom

We, instead, will carry those with heavy burdens over the bridge to safety

You redistribute wealth, basically stealing what little is left of what the oppressed and starving have, all for yourself via all sorts of elaborate schemes, just to feed your glutinous appetite

We will sit down at the dinner table, and provide a warm meal.

You benefit from cronyism, nepotism, and even your sex and skin color. Revealed to you are the secret handshakes that allow entrance into clubs for the “supposed” elites, to raise yourself upon undeserved pedestals and undermine the hopes and dreams of the majority

We instead, will serve those beautiful minds that lead humanity toward progress and unification, to gain the understanding that we are all one.

Though we understand you are monster’s created by a harsh environment and indoctrinated into an inhumane system, we feel much disdain for your perverse behavior. We are no fan of the sociopath, and certainly would never defend the actions of one.

So we plead with you, fold your hand now, and take on the attributes of empathy and understanding. Show decency and join us all in making a better humanity.

But know this, if you continue building your walls, your blockades, all your impediments to freedom, we will have no choice but to intercede, and tear down those obstructions brick by brick.

The War on Political Correctness, what is it exactly?

As of late, it seems Donald Trump’s rhetoric, which has been magnified by the media, has emboldened hoards of folks to fight a war against so called “political correctness”.  We hear comments from many folks that Trump is honest, speaks his mind, doesn’t worry if what he is saying is politically correct or not.  Many folks make statements like “We’ve lost our cojones,” etc, etc…  Apparently Trump has found our “cojones” and given them back to us.

Besides the fact that Trump has been proven dishonest with his plethora of misinformation, there looms a larger problem.  This mass of folks and their newly found voice feel free to spew hateful, racist, prejudice, fear mongering, pro violence rhetoric as if it’s some sort of wonderful, acceptable thing.  All this hate speech has no standing in fact or any reality. It’s all reactionary thinking based on emotion and fear.  It’s the type of rhetoric spread by demagogues that set up a very dangerous social and political climate.

Now on the other hand, many folks like myself have truly spoken out against political correctness by presenting evidence based on historical and scientific fact which does not coincide with the establishments line of thinking.  When it’s stated that the US backs coups, supports dictators, ravages countries, steals resources and kills more people around the globe than any terrorist organization could ever dream of, well no one wants to hear that type of “political incorrectness” even though it’s based in fact. Most don’t want to hear all the massive ills caused by capitalism and the wealthy corporate owners and shareholders leading us down this horrifying path, and giving us the realization that our system of operation is possibly on it’s death bed. Most don’t want to hear that if we continue living with these systemic values we could end our species and put all life on the planet in peril. In fact it has already begun.

I personally would love if people did not spew hatred, violence and ignorance, it would mean we are progressing as a species.  Unfortunately those angry voices are the loudest, the ones that get the most media attention because ratings equal dollars. If on the other hand, you take part in the type of anti-political correctness I mentioned that is based on facts, well you could get yourself fired from your job, or maybe get detention at school, or even a physical beat down from the reactionary mobs.

Guess what, sometimes being politically correct means you are being cordial, nice and god forbid open to the idea we should all try to get along, that we are one.   If you want to be politically incorrect, why not do it in a fashion that isn’t destructive?  A position that has insight and could lead us down positive paths?  Why not have a real cause behind your words instead of empty vitriolic rants that cause more problems and actually work against the very people spewing this hateful rhetoric?

If you really want to get your “cojones” back, stand up against the status quo, against the establishment, the plutocrats and oligarchs that are the oppressors that have been proven liars time and time again. Now that truly takes a “big set”.