Category politics

Force and Power, Fear and Respect

“People respect force”. If they did, force would not be necessary. In a “democratic” ruling class society, the masses fear force and sublimate it through their respect for “democratic institutions”. True power wins respect and makes force unnecessary, and makes society more pleasant. All social classes are paranoid, as is meant to be, but the […]

Tweedledum vs. Tweedledee

A few months ago, Tucker Carlson had University of Connecticut Professor Matthew Hughey on his show. They engaged in a predictably superficial Liberal/Conservative “debate” on immigration, which perfectly encapsulates current Establishment ways: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tjV9Vxgg5r8 The discussion centered around liberal Tweedledum Hughey’s lecture called “Make America White Again? The Racial Reasoning of American Nationalism,” which purported to […]

An Intimate Relationship

The Preservation Society is above all a brotherhood of privileged capitalists. We are devoted to the Great Institution, for without it We are nothing special. Profit logic would not make sense and would not justify Our actions. This separates Us from the rest of Our classmates who get it backwards. They think they belong to […]

The Anti-Democratic Origins Of Capitalism: Enclosure

Read The Anti-Democratic Origins Of Capitalism: The Tragedy Of The Commons II The commons had been an effective way communities managed land among themselves. It had proven to be an effective means of social relations for centuries, but it was entirely incompatible with the new form of profit and private property emanating from an new […]

The Forbidden Ego

“The individual is the fundamental unit of society. Ego is the driver of the individual. Control the ego of the individual, dominate society”, We wrote some time ago. We endeavor to reshape each and every ego coming out of the womb into … the image of a ruling class loyalist — epitomized by the unquestioning […]

The Anti-Democratic Origins Of Capitalism: The Tragedy Of The Commons II

Read part I here. In his famous article, “Tragedy Of The Commons”, Professor  Garrett Hardin said Adam Smith’s economic “invisible hand” — letting economic actors play  without interference — led to a “dominant tendency of thought” that warps rational thinking. Perhaps. The “invisible hand” he says, has led to: the tendency to assume that decisions reached individually […]

The Anti-Democratic Origins Of Capitalism: The Tragedy Of The Commons I

Read The Transition as a part of this series. One of the greatest embarrassments of free market thought, among the many, is an essay called the Tragedy Of The Commons written in 1968 by professor of biology Garrett Hardin. It demonstrates the difficulties capitalists ideologues have with their ideology’s anti-democratic nature and origins. The commons […]