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13. I think we would have to talk about that in a world where
media and corporate interests and big money were not the deciding factor when it comes to candidates offered for our heavily manufactured, pretend selection. Judging by results, expecting anything else is getting old.

Third or fourth party? Needed, but you can forget it, it is not ALLOWED.

Candidate that sincerely represents the people like Bernie Sanders? Not in the Simulation's playbook and you wont' even stand a chance. In fact, any progress you might make will quickly be turned against you. Your candidate can or did take votes from the selected, sanctioned, corporate candidate offered and we hate you for that alternative because you should have known it was never going to happen.

The playing field is not level. So, despite the fact that thousands of us, maybe millions, could easily embrace some dialog about more diversity and a true, populist movement, (rather than manufactured astro-turf) we are living in a very deliberate and obvious Corporate Occupation where, more and more we see, what they say goes and we are supposed to pretend that is about some form of choice.

If and when there is some form of popular revolt, uprising or revolution, (hopefully pragmatic and peaceful) then we can start to pool our progressive and realistic ideas and begin to choose candidates that are ready and eager to represent us, not the dominating corporate interests who are fine with expertly working the current facade and cementing in their overthrow of the people in a way that is both insatiable and ultimately detrimental to our best interests and deadly to our environment.
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