We are living in an age where nothing makes sense. And it is done on purpose. ~Charlie Brooker's Wipe 2014 Adam Curtis
Adam Rifkin stashed this in Interconnectedness!
Defeatist response is a central part of a new system of political control.
The aim is to undermine peoples' perception of the world so no one knows what's really happening.
It's a strategy of power that keeps any opponent senselessly confused.
An odd, nonlinear world plays into the hands of those in power.
The response is OH DEAR but that's what they want you to say.
That's why I don't believe in politics, I only believe in data.
What does the data say about Russia's imperialism, ISIS, and price of oil in the next decade?