Malcolm X warned us: "The worst enemy that the Negro have is this white man that runs around here drooling at the mouth professing to love Negros and calling himself a liberal, and it is following these white liberals that has perpetuated problems that Negros have. If the Negro wasn't taken, tricked or deceived by the white liberal, then Negros would get together and solve our own problems. I only cite these things to show you that in America, the history of the white liberal has been nothing but a series of trickery designed to make Negros think that the white liberal was going to solve our problems. Our problems will never be solved by the white man."
Capitalism like any ideology can become fanatical in nature like a wicked religion and deadly in terms of the ease and rapidity with which it spreads. In the case of capitalism, it is through consumerism. When economies and societies were local and regional in scale, consumerism did not travel far. But with globalization, especially under finance capitalism, consumerism freely travels far.
We have learned a lot with COVID-19. It can be argued that COVID-19 is a consequence of the long-term set of adverse environmental relations set off by the expansion of capitalism. Importantly we learned that the capitalist subversion that was used by the U.S. government in communist and neutral countries came home to America. That subversion fosters the inequity of capitalism. Capitalist subversion is more commonly known as the public relations of its founder Edward Bernays (a CIA agent himself), and the main strategy employed by major U.S. corporations to hold power.
According to Pew, the American public is broadly critical of the power held by major corporations in the U.S. and the profits made by business corporations. In fact, anti-capitalist movements (e.g. Black Lives Matter and Me Too) and anti-Americanism has been sweeping the world (e.g. Gilets Jaunes and Me Too Inceste in France). Some corporations positioned themselves as political entities with “rainbow capitalism” and some even have served as “storefronts” for the CIA.
Rainbow capitalism (also called pink capitalism, homocapitalism or gay capitalism) is capitalist exploitation of the authentic LGBT movement and “pink-washes” the cruelty (war, genocide, looting, etc.) of capitalism, consumerism, and the free market economy. The LGBT spectacle is yet another capitalist conspiracy meant to wreck any chance of peace and love in the world by sowing division across the religions. Capitalist corporations love to partition people — to divide and conquer.
Late capitalism is a rich, straight, white bigot hiding behind a rainbow flag.
We need to reiterate this. Capitalists are exploiting gays, who are traditionally anti-capitalist, to sell racism, oppression, war, genocide and other crimes against humanity.
These corporations are now facing the backlash. The conditions that exist today are not unlike the 1960s and the Civil Rights movement. A difference is that corporations have entered the fray.
In the 1960s, it was the American public protesting against the Vietnam War.
Malcolm X was the first prominent African American leader to denounce the Vietnam War, and others soon followed his lead.
Today, it is a protest movement against the endless wars and military interventions (e.g. “color revolutions”).
In both cases, the underlying conditions are the oppression of non-whites, LGBT, and women.
After communism fell, American business interests became more and more dominant in American politics. Democracy has not existed in the world since 18th century France. And capitalism is antithetical to democracy.
The CIA, which is a product of the Cold War, literally serves as “Capitalism’s Invisible Army.” It is their function to serve the very wealthy, the corporations and American capitalist expansion. This has been the case from the inception of the CIA. The CIA does not serve the American people, in fact, it works against us, especially blacks.
From the very beginning the CIA was designed as an illegal profit-making machine, a state sponsored mafia. The elder George Bush “saved” the American mafia. Once you understand that the CIA’s main concern is its own survival, many of its otherwise inexplicable actions make sense.
The truth is slowly coming out. The CIA consistently works against Americans in favor of corporations, and even Nazis. That's Allen Dulles’s CIA. When corrupt actors in Western democracies aid corporations in their dirty work, this is reminiscent of Nazi Germany. The Third Reich was funded by transnational corporations, the CIA’s original sin.
The Covid-19 pandemic was a capitalist operation, a cash cow for corporations and the very wealthy, and a vehicle for capitalist global expansion. Dr. Anthony Fauci has inadvertently exposed the capitalist criminal enterprise and its economic terrorism.
COVID-19 started outside a “Gain Of Function” lab in Wuhan, China, which the Obama administration funded and Fauci oversaw. The Covid pandemic started in a lab paid by Fauci, BlackRock and Gates.
The CIA’s hand is behind not only the laboratory origins and deployment of COVID-19, but also the layers of misdirection and psychological operations inducing people to believe that China is to blame for the world’s ills from the pandemic. The CDC is funded by CIA corporations.
The CIA is responsible for the rise of the Neoconservatives, Project for a New American Century and the post-911 growth of a vast network of CIA proprietary companies scattered across the world with a focus on capitalist expansion. First and foremost Neocons targeted religions.
Neoconservatism (also known as Zionism) is both the politics and the religion of the so-called “intelligence community.” Here is another way to think about it. The population of the U.S. is 328.2 million. There are 4.3 million Americans with security clearance. This means that one percent of our population in the U.S. are SPIES.
Late capitalism is crony by nature.
The techniques of misdirection and deception that were used to create the Cold War —a fabricated hoax to create a Russian threat— have been carried forward into the 21st century and used again for 9/11 to manufacture public support for new terror abroad and surveillance at home.
A key to unlocking the operations of the CIA is to inspect how capitalism has secretly been deployed within U.S. government. Corporations with the help of CIA, and corporate networks like the Council on Foreign Relations and brokers like The Atlantic Council, formed a shadow government.
R. Buckminster Fuller wrote about it in the 1980s. It never went away. Instead, it grew and grew in the dark.
The darkness is slowly coming to light that corporations, the big tech companies, are U.S. Government proprietary companies —Amazon, Google, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube. This was established decades ago and is cited in the book, Critical Path by R. Buckminster Fuller (1981): “I call the CIA, ‘Capitalism's Invisible Army.’” The term is “CIA proprietary organization” and is detailed in the case of Air America in The CIA and the Cult of Intelligence, by John D. Marks and Victor Marchetti (1974).
For example, the financial firm called BlackRock currently has more than $9 trillion in assets under management. Yes, you read that right. Also, BlackRock is a CIA proprietary company. BlackRock is essentially part of the U.S. government. Currently, BlackRock is buying up residential real estate like gangbusters. BlackRock is siphoning the working class' taxes, in order to buy real estate out from under the working class itself, creating a nation of permanent renters. BlackRock already owns the media and the pharmaceutical industry.
I saw this coming but I did not recognize it at the time.
My employer in Chicago, ShoreBank, a black bank on the Southside, had such political ties, a covert relationship with the Democrat party (read CIA), and this was ultimately its downfall. This clandestine aspect must be adequately addressed in a public way. This is a reality every American now faces.
Nothing can be changed until it is faced. We are facing the failure of capitalism as a world economy, and identity politics as its vehicle. ShoreBank remains a cautionary tale of how socialist type efforts in America are often shut down by capitalist corporations. Light-skinned Barack Obama did nothing to stop it.
Light-skinned Barack Obama is now trying to pretend he was a finance industry critic who was deeply pained by being forced to bail out Wall Street — even though he was Wall Street’s biggest cheerleader and enabler. The result was is an economic version of the Iraq War, where all the facts and the lying and the greed are erased, with elite media playing the role of the brain-wiping machine in “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.”
In nearly any discussion of “capitalism” or “socialism” there are no agreed-upon definitions so they mean whatever people want them to mean. There is a reason for that. Thus, it is important not to get distracted by the terms, “capitalist” and “socialist.” Rather, simply think of capitalism as putting profit before people and socialism as putting people before profit. As such, the world can be divided in two: socialist and capitalist countries. Race and capitalism are inextricably linked. This cruelty is the primary tension.
It is also important not to think of power in any sort of dystopian way, capitalist power is simply the power of business. The goal for the capitalist state is simple: all discussion of capitalism anywhere in the world should be subject to capitalist control. That applies to all lines of work, especially media, entertainment, publishing, academia, and politics.
State capitalism is defined as economies in which the state is the principal economic actor or judge, and uses the markets for political gains. This is where culture comes in.
The CIA produces culture for the cult or religion of capitalism. This is the secondary tension. The theatre of the American Empire emulates the theatre of the Roman Empire with the same levels of graphic violence and sexuality.
Now in America, we do not have a free press because the media is under the control of the CIA. During the Cold War, the CIA controlled the press for 30 years. This war-time American law was reinstated in 2013 under the Obama administration.
The Smith-Mundt Modernization Act of 2012 was inserted into the 2013 National Defense Authorization Act by the Obama administration. Revoking this act would take away much of the CIA’s presence on in the news media and on Twitter and Facebook.
Malcolm X warned us: “The media's the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that's power. Because they control the minds of the masses.”
According to the International Labour Organization website, only 27% of the global population has adequate access to social protection programs, and more than half the world’s population does not have access at all. In industrially developed countries, social protection systems or “safety nets” are common programs created to prevent poverty, reduce social and economic inequality, and provide access to healthcare and education. Among these nations, there is a vast range in the type and amount of social protection offered. The U.S., the world’s largest economy forecasted to exceed $21 trillion in gross domestic product (GDP) in 2019, provides far fewer social protections than other industrially developed nations.
In keeping with its tendency to rely on the private sector to ameliorate hardships, the U.S. government spends below average on unemployment insurance, disability insurance, and worker compensation. It is also the country with the lowest GDP public spending on labor market programs, which provide services for employees, job training, and job creation. Perhaps most significant is that the U.S. is the only country that does not provide either automatic or compulsory health insurance to the entire population. Only 32% of the U.S. population has compulsory coverage, while 64% of the U.S. population has voluntary coverage, and 16% of the U.S. population is uninsured.
This tertiary tension brings front and center the social safety net as a global consideration.
These tensions speak to what U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt called our “Four Freedoms.” These tensions will be interesting to gauge as the world continues to change.
The world has changed and continues to change quite rapidly. Just this past week, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel, the locus of identity policies and of global capitalism, lost his embattled bid for re-election, after Israel came under fire for its treatment of the Palestinians and subsequent apartheid.
The new “Change” coalition is composed of Yesh Atid, Yamina, Kahol Lavan, New Hope, Labor, Yisrael Beiteinu, Meretz and United Arab List. The establishment of this government has ended Netanyahu's 12 years in power as Israel's prime minister. The U.S. “intelligence community,” namely the CIA, has relied on Netanyahu’s Likud party for its global criminal operations. Israel is about to have a new government supported by right-wing, left-wing, centrist and Arab parties to concentrate on a civilian agenda and reconciliation. The U.S. has tied itself to Israel and our foreign policy is the same.
And just yesterday, light-skinned U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris made appearances in Latin America, largely unwelcomed. There is anti-American sentiment in the zeitgeist. I was working in The Netherlands during the 2008 global financial crisis the U.S. caused, I know the telltale signs.
Malcolm X warned us: “The Zionist argument to justify Israel's present occupation of Arab Palestine has no intelligent or legal basis in history.”
Racism and genocide are pillars of capitalism. Just look at Palestine today. Today, so-called “diversity,” “multicultural,” and “inclusive” are new and much sneakier ways to achieve the same wicked ends.
We have an opportunity, right now, to not only reflect on the capitalist system that keeps people down but also to work on solutions that help people rise up. Now is the time to invest in infrastructure that will outlive the pandemic and that will help us continue to help each other.
After the economic crisis that began in 2007 and the jobless recovery that followed, the political debate about capitalism has made a comeback, with economic inequality at the center. Even conservatives now refer to “vulture capitalism” and the greed of multinational corporations, and they admit that the current levels of economic inequality are a concern.
Geographical expansion is fundamental to capitalism. From its beginning in the 15th century, capitalism derived capital from the destruction of prior civilizations, and profit from trade with the “Third World.” More generally, the effects of capitalist accumulation include, miserable standards of living, an almost exclusively export-oriented economy, us and high rates of exploitation.” The geographic expansion of capitalism brought fundamental human threats to local, regional, and global environments, including overexploitation of species, habitat destruction, and the introduction of exotic species and ultimately global climate change.
One must consider the longue durée of capitalism. The reality is a hundred-year war economy and the post-World War II structure of global capitalist expansion—the invisible hand of capitalism.
Socialism, or putting people before profit, is a threat to the geographical expansion fundamental to capitalism. Every time the U.S. has embraced socialism the capitalists and corporate interests have lashed back.
- 1934—a coup was attempted on the Presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt
- 1945—Franklin Delano Roosevelt was murdered
- 1963—John F. Kennedy was murdered
- 1965—Malcolm X was murdered
- 1968—Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., was murdered
- 1968—Robert F. Kennedy was murdered
- 1974—Richard Nixon was impeached
- 1998—Bill Clinton was impeached
- 2000—the presidency was stolen from Al Gore
- 2020—the presidency was stolen (a coup of sorts) from Donald Trump after he was impeached twice
The relationship is a highly tenuous one. Of course, in 1865, Abraham Lincoln was assassinated. And in 1944, Henry Wallace from dropped from the presidential ticket. What do all of these have in common? All the forms of slavery that are necessary for capitalism. The gentlemen listed above resisted them. The gentlemen resisted the notion that profit made from acts of tremendous cruelty was more important than people’s lives and livelihoods.
Former CIA agent and whistleblower Philip Agee plainly said why the CIA has to destroy any alternative to Capitalism. Agee openly admitted that socialism is a threat to capitalism and therefore must be stopped. Why? Because unless a social safety net is destroyed and socialism is halted people will realize how beneficial it is for them and capitalism won’t flourish.
Under capitalism, greed is considered a virtue, not a vice, and that the whole point of government is to collectively organize subversion. Over the last few decades with privatization of the U.S. Government, many facets of national security associated with what we call the “deep state” have grown.
Human rights abuses and war crimes are being committed by American mercenaries known as the “intelligence community.” Thus, the real task immediately is creating an effective coalition of Americans to counter capitalist mercenaries specifically, instead of capitalism generally.
Malcolm X warned us: “He cannot be anything but a bloodsucker if he’s going to be a capitalist. He’s got to get it from somewhere other than himself, and that’s where he gets it–from somewhere or someone other than himself. So, when we look at the African continent, when we look at the trouble that’s going on between East and West, we find that the nations in Africa are developing socialistic systems to solve their problems.”
Malcolm X said this in 1964, fifty seven years ago. He predicted the disaster of capitalism.
Born in the 19th century, the Austrian economist Joseph Schumpeter called the capitalism that is going on today as “creative destruction.” Schumpeter also predicted capitalism would perish. The capitalists cannot recognize that that is in fact also happening. They are too busy destroying things.
Capitalists are pathological liars. Capitalists are responsible for the devastation caused by climate change. Malcolm X warned us.
The ravages of savage capitalism are inevitably doomed to disappear. An emanation of the capitalist god, “satan,” set up for centuries by “Puritans” in order to dominate humanity through an iconoclasm of the peaceful and ascetic Abrahamic religions.
The Puritans came to America not to flee religious persecution, but because they loved slavery. The Zionist/Puritan connection has been slavery from day 1. Jews made up less than one tenth of a percent of the population of late colonial America, but due to a Puritan obsession with the Hebrew Bible and an early idea of America as the new “Promised Land,” Jewish thought played a key role in American identity formation. At the same time, many Puritans hoped for the conversion of the Jews as an integral part of the “end of times.”
Capitalists have been waging a war of aggression against all of humanity for a hundred years, since 1917 —committing ethnocide, genocide, war crimes, and running concentration camps.
Capitalism functions as a religion. In fact, the CIA has gone as far as to infiltrate all of the Abrahamic religions. This was established with the creation of the CIA.
If you look at the genocides that the CIA/Mossad and NATO have committed, you see a clear pattern. The capitalists have mass murdered those who have resisted capitalism because of their faith in God.
Christianity is today an enigma (a trap) on the subject of capitalism v. socialism. While it was founded by Christ, who was a a carpenter (a socialist), he is easily exploited by capitalists. Because Christian religious institutions today are made up of both capitalists and socialists.
A person calling themself a liberal today is, in fact, a capitalist shill who bows to the will of corporations.
For a classic liberal like myself, it is a bitter pill to swallow that light-skinned Obama’s eight years in office represents the best example of the illusion of “democracy” itself. He dishonestly continued the Bush Doctrine. Adherence to Bush Doctrine of imperialist foreign policy means that the U.S. is run like an empire, a fascist one, in fact.
Barack Obama is essentially the white liberal that Malcolm X warned us about.
Light-skinned Barack Obama was the only U.S. President who at the UN to defend nazism — racist fascism — and Holocaust-denial. It received almost no reporting by the press at the time or subsequently.
If I am completely isolated because of my views, that is fine. Morality is more important to me than being part of a club of liars, thieves and cheats. For a long time I wondered whether late capitalism was a death cult or a pyramid scheme. I now think it is both. I'm not a capitalist and I'm not a socialist. I'm just an American who has realized that nothing is what it seems. Corporate America is built on a foundation of lies.
Here is a parting tip. When capitalists are smearing you, or trying to silence you, you know you have hit pay dirt. When a broad political movement has consistently put lies ahead of truth in the service of its own power, smearing those who tell the truth is the only obvious recourse for such dimwitted people as themselves.
Of course, the so-called “intelligence community” smeared Malcolm X as an alleged “communist.”
Capitalism employs sabotage. This requires the participation of the state. Sabotage is administered with a comprehensive plan and by a central authority. The government, then, is charged with some share in the carrying on in industry by business methods for business purposes.
A second parting tip. Do not be deceived by the capitalist’s scheme of “critical race theory.” The indoctrination does nothing to challenge capitalism. All it does is request “inclusion” into the capitalist ruling class hierarchy.
CRT and Frankfurt School was promoted by the CIA and American capitalist oligarchs to subvert leftism away from economics and weaken Soviet style communism. The motive was neo-liberal hegemony (late capitalism), not communism.
Critical Race Theory is a tool that capitalists use to get the working class fighting over with each other instead of going after the capitalists. That is exactly why it is funded by the CIA, banks and corporations.
Here’s another way to think about it. CRT is basically the 21st century version of the “History of Western Civilization” and the “Clash of Civilizations.” The capitalists that embraced that, as it turns out propaganda, now embrace CRT to keep their power in the Pentagon and CIA.
The Pentagon acts as an autonomous decision-making center that is effectively outside the power of the president. It is a civil-military administration that imposes its objectives on the rest of the military. For two decades, it has been applying the Rumsfeld Doctrine. The Pentagon and the CIA comprise a tremendous network of capitalist espionage.
This is nothing new. This capitalist racket has been going on for a hundred years, since 1917. But it became formalized in the 1940s.
The Espionage Act was passed today in 1917. It helped destroy the Socialist Party of America and quashes free speech to this day.
Construction for the Pentagon began on September 11, 1941. The National Security Act that established the CIA was published on September 11th, 1947. —This is a Puritan cult.
The CIA is the legacy of the Puritans and the “Puritan work ethic.” Ever notice that in foreign relations the U.S. government spends a majority of its time casting dispersions on other governments, religions and peoples? That is straight up Puritanism.
The Puritans were a cult of iconoclasts.
For years, I have been calling out the significance of September 11th. Cults are big on dates:
- 1649—On September 11, Siege of Drogheda took place at the outset of the Cromwellian conquest of Ireland.
- 1921—Nahalal, the first moshed, is settled as part of a plan to colonize Palestine and create the state of Israel on September 11.
- 1922—September 11, British Balfour mandate officially begins
- 1941—Charles Lindbergh was charged with antisemitism for a speech where he said, “the British, the Jewish, and the Roosevelt administration are trying to draw the U.S. into WWII.”
- 1941—On September 11, President Roosevelt gave orders to attack German or Italian subs found in U.S. waters even though America had not entered into WWII.
- 1941—Construction for the Pentagon began on September 11, 1941
- 1947—The National Security Act that established the CIA was published on September 11, 1947
- 1973—September 11, Chilean coup d’état. Pinochet installed as President.
- 1990—President Bush addressed U.S. Congress on September 11 and vowed that Saddam Hussein would fall as part of a “New World Order.”
- 1991—Mikhaïl Gorbatchev announced that thousands of Russian troops would be drawn out of Cuba
- 1998—Kenneth Starr sent Clinton impeachment reports to U.S. Congress on September 11
- 2001—9/11: Twin Towers, Pentagon and rural Pennsylvania hit by hijacked jetliners
- 2008—Global financial crisis happened on September 11
- 2008—Presidential candidates John McCain and light-skinned Barack Obama put aside alleged politics as they visited ground zero together on the anniversary of 9/11 to honor its victims
- 2012—On September 11, Benghazi: Terrorists attack U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya
- 2013—September 11, Vladimir Putin Op-Ed appears in the New York Times: “A Plea for Caution From Russia.”
In capitalism, everything counts in large amounts. The handshake seals the contract. From the contract there's no turning back. Then the grabbing hands grab all they can. All for themselves. After all, it is a “competitive world,” isn’t it?
Competition is one of the talismanic words in the laws and economics prescribed by the cult of capitalism.
We are now aware that capitalists or “liberals” are sociopaths and wicked empty suits and it appears they belong to a cult of war, the wicked cult of capitalism.
Over the decades the capitalist lies and deceit gained a little more power each year. Confidence taken in by a suntan and a grin, a PowerPoint presentation and a Ted Talk.
Capitalism has always been defined as much by aesthetics as its racist policy.
Everything counts in large amounts in capitalism. The grabbing hands of capitalism grab all they can.
Capitalism is the story of the prodigal overclass. The psychological dynamics of the absent but domineering father, the suffering mother and the prodigal son. Through prodigal capitalist forms of consumption and pagan forms of speed, pleasure and seduction, this frenzy becomes the opium of the masses, ultimately poisoning the well of spirituality that we call humanity.
The worst and most damaging part of the cult of capitalism is that it quietly plants a seed of destructive exploitation in each and every person’s head that says, “It’s ok to exploit everyone, everywhere at all times. I will sell my soul. Everyone does it. I’ll get mine.”
Steve Kangas wrote about the “overclass.” His article, “The Origins of Overclass” reads like a passion play:
“Blessed with secrecy and lack of congressional oversight, CIA operations became corrupt almost immediately. Using propaganda stations like Voice of America and Radio Free Europe, the CIA felt justified in manipulating the public for its own good.”
“The broadcasts were so patently false that for a time it was illegal to publish transcripts of them in the U.S. This was a classic case of a powerful organization deciding what was best for the people, and then abusing the powers it had helped itself to.”
“The CIA also helped create the conservative think tank movement. Prior to the 70s, think tanks spanned the political spectrum, with moderate think tanks receiving three times as much funding as conservative ones.”
“The new think tanks turned out to be little more than propaganda mills, rigging studies to ‘prove’ that their corporate sponsors needed tax breaks, deregulation and other favors from government.”
“Using subversive techniques once aimed at communists, and with all the money they ever need to succeed, the Overclass undemocratically controls our government, our media, and even a growing part of academia. These institutions in turn allow the Overclass to control the supposedly ‘free’ market. It doesn't win all the time, of course but it does score an endless string of other victories elsewhere, all to the detriment of workers, consumers, women, minorities and the poor.”
Corporations having too much power in American government is the consequence of late capitalism. They operate in the dark, like a cult.
Malcolm X warned us about the wicked cult of capitalism. Malcolm X also inspired us tremendously.
“There is no better than adversity. Every defeat, every heartbreak, every loss, contains its own seed, its own lesson on how to improve your performance the next time.” ~Malcolm X
Every single person has the power. Capitalism works to diminish that. The Constitution of the United States, drafted in the summer of 1787 in Philadelphia by some of the smartest men in the world, proves this to be true. In that cherished document, the Founding Fathers demanded socialism. Capitalists have been trying to change the Constitution ever since.
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