Wealthiest, most powerful, nation on a globe with a standard of living unmatched in human history and an imperfect but generally steady and increasing protection of individual liberties?
Fair enough. I'll take that hit. laugh
Have you asked George Floyd about the protection of his individual liberties?
I don't know. Have you spent much time discussing it with the Uighurs?
The perfect is not a proper enemy of the good - nor does the existence of abuse make what I wrote untrue.
If he was alive to answer he might disagree. But if you ask the wealthy and powerful you find them all on your side. They are none of my concern. They'll get along fine. The boog bois are cowards. Did you see the one shooting arrows into the crowd? They won't go toe to toe with anyone because they are pussies. But they want the same things you do.
A law forbidding used car salesmen from making their own television commercials?
Did you see the cops pushing down the old white man? They're Boog Boi cosplayers too. Respect Ma Authoratah! A cosplay that comes with a license to kill.
These are your people CP.
I see everything through a Marxist lens, y'know?
Yeah. So does the CCP. So did Lenin. So did Castro, and so do and did the host of cruel tyrants below them all who trampled tens of millions of George Floyds into the mud. You want to talk incredibly repressive and abusive governments who have horrific human rights records and care not whether they trample on those they rule? TheDictatorship
by those who claim to speak on behalf of the proletariat? That would be your
I'm convinced that the Big Bang was the culmination of the eternal class struggle in another Universe and our concept of The Tetragrammaton, is the leader of one of the factions whose spirit got sucked through into this universe as his own was being destroyed. An Elder God in the Lovecraftian sense.
What were we talking about anyway...
I'm convinced that some artificial substances have played no small role in the development of that idea