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greengestalt Donating Member (126 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Apr-04-08 10:43 PM
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173. Bring back Marx, or invite Muhammed
The fact is, start waving the hammer and sickle, the rich elite will back off a bit because they are scared.

Happened after the Great Depression. Simply put, enough desperate people not afraid "The reds under the bed" will take anything away from them, but a few rich elite deserving ample "Wealth Re-Distribution" and the more soldiers and strikebreakers they called, the more serious they became. Even if the elites 'won' every battle, they'd have had no society in which to buy things for themselves with the wealth they had hoarded. Without civilization, money is kindling, more possessions tempts robbery and gold is only prized as it originally was, a good piece of Ammo for a sling, since it was easily malleable into a ball and shiny enough to find easily.

Likewise, they'd probably be as or more scared of Islam having more appeal. Not just for a social mandate of charity, but also for the forgiveness of debts and the banning of "Usury"...

That is, convert to Islam and one is freed of debts. Furthermore, Usury is a crime, so anything a "Usurer" supposedly owns is stolen property. People could get back their homes, their cars, money stolen by 'credit' of one form or another and demand charity.

So, the threat of either becoming Marxist of one form or another, or worse, going "Islam" will scare the rich elite white and into not blocking Obama doing some real "Reform Measures". They'll just bide their time for the "Leftists" to make things prosperous again, then appeal to greed and apathy like they always do.

I'd suggest more activism towards these parts. Not online, but in the real world.
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